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Rohrer & Klingner Writing Ink - 50 ml Bottle - Eisen-Gallus-Tinte Salix (Iron/Gall Nut-ink Salix Blue) - ROHRER-KLINGNER 40 711 050
12/17/2013
This is truly beautiful ink, and I can't wait for R&K's two iron gall inks to be back in stock at JetPens (please?). It should be noted, for those not familiar with iron gall inks (IGIs): they are more acidic than traditional OTC ink, thus they can damage your fountain pens if you leave them inside. To avoid corrosion, simply rinse your pen or other instrument after using IGI. If you've refilled a cartridge with this ink, remove the cartridge and rinse your pen thoroughly. I prevent my cartridges from drying out by stopping the opening with a bit of kneaded rubber eraser. Store them upright in a repurposed cream container, such as Neutrogena or Origins. The lid further prevents exposure to air, and you can add a bag of cheap beads to keep o...

About Rohrer & Klingner

Rohrer & Klingner began with lithographer Johann Adolf Rohrer, who started producing special graphic supplements in Leipzig, Germany in 1892. In 1907, his son partnered with Felix Arthur Klingner to form Rohrer & Kingner Leipzig-Co. Now, the fifth generation of employees maintains the firm's long tradition of manufacturing ink and tusche, as well as products for etching and lithography.