The refill is excellent....
October 31, 2014
The refill is excellent. The grip area is very slippery. Imagine the most
slippery pen you have (for me it's a stainless Parker Jotter), and I guarantee
this grip is 10 times worse. It's also somewhat fat, which compounds the
I scuffed the grip with 50 grit sandpaper, I cut grooves in it, I sprayed
Plasti-Dip on it. The final solution was to sand it down and put a Pilot G2 grip
on it. It's not pretty now, but it's actually usable.
I went to all that work because the rest of the pen is so good. I consider this
pen mostly useless without modification. I can't believe this pen made it to
production--nobody at the company could have possibly thought the grip was