Average Customer Review
6 out of 6 people found the following review helpful
I had been using Nikko...
, August 17, 2010
I had been using Nikko brand Tama nibs and after trying the Zebra, I just can't
go back! These types of nibs are great for background work and lots of
repetitive details because of the stiffness. The Nikko brand nibs tore the paper
and wore out quickly. The Zebra nibs almost feel like ballpoint pen on paper!
2 out of 2 people found the following review helpful
These are good nibs if...
, October 9, 2011
These are good nibs if you know what you want to use them for and also how to
prepare them for work.
I'd like to reply to the other user's review and say that, like all good
quality nibs, you have to get rid of the coating they are packaged with (to
prevent rust) before using or else the ink will slide right off. I recommend
soap and water because using a lighter could be risky after more than a few
3 out of 6 people found the following review helpful
I feel bad wasting money...
, September 14, 2011
I feel bad wasting money on these. They catch paper. They are so chromey and
smooth that the ink slides right off and blots your paper (I tried Kaimei
drawing and lettering ink and a few others). And when they do write they skip
and can't draw a consistent line. BOO HOO.