November 15, 2014
What a great color. Very deep, dark , regal purple. Works for personal or
business writing. Sailor changed in the formulation of their inks and they
messes up a good thing. I've been a dedicated sailor ink user for years now. I
love the blue, mixed it with blue black to make my own custom blue black, the
ultramarine was a big favorite. These new sailor inks are highly saturated, and
smooth writing. But they clog up your nib and feed like no ink I have ever
seen. I've put it in all my best, most reliable pens, Montblanc, Pelikan,
levenger, waterman, Pilot. The list goes on and the result is always the same.
If you let your pen sit overnight or longer you will have a difficult time
starting up again. The longer you leave the ink in the pen, the worse it gets.
I'm really disappointed in sailor. In one quick move they have robbed me of my
favorite inks. I've taken this stuff out of all my pens. Not taking any
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