Wow...is all I can really...
September 19, 2009
Wow...is all I can really say. When I got this bottle, I didn't know what to
expect. As usual, the Noodler's fellows fill the bottle to the TOP, so when I
popped it open, I knew to have it setting stably on the table.
I used a Pilot Prera Extra Fine with a CON-50 converter to suck up the ink. It
appeared brownish and when I wiped some excess with a towel, it stained reddish
brown. However, writing with it produces a rusted aubergine purple that is
entrancing, even with a fine tip like the Prera. It seems to flow well and
didn't bleed at all through the copy paper (20lb) I tested it on. The ink rinses
off plastic, glass and steel, but will stain fingers for quite awhile, so be
The only performance issues I am having are with bubbles in the converter (not
the ink's fault) and with some dry tip/need to start the pen a little after not
using it for awhile. Both of these issues are not so bad.
The best part is when I bleached the paper and the lettering turned crimson
This ink is COOOOOOOOOOL. A MUST buy!