These refills are a big...
June 22, 2012
These refills are a big disappointment (Carrot Orange and Milk Blue).
Especially after using the original Slicci 0.3.
I was expecting the same performance.
First, these refills are different than the ones found in the original Slicci
barrel. The nib is shorter, smaller, and maybe even thinner. The tube itself
is very skinny, not storing much ink. (These will not fit in the original
Slicci barrel, in case you're wondering.)
On to performance. The ink flow is terrible. It gives out on almost every
word. The pen needs to be held too perpendicular to get a consistent flow. Too
uncomfortable for most, and even then, it sputters. I found myself augmenting
my writing just to get it to stop skipping (severe angle, slowing down, writing
It puts down the same width of the original Slicci, but it is much more
I love the idea of the customizable multi and these great colors, but these
refills are terrible compared with the original Slicci.
Installed in Slicci 3-Color Barrel
90g Clairefontaine Paper
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