For the price, this pen...
For the price, this pen is TOPS.
I actually picked this up locally from a San Francisco retailer but I thought
I'd holler on Jetpens.com customers behalf, that they have a winner here.
Ergonomically, this could have a better grip, but its not a deal breaker nor do
I find myself fatigued in its use. It looks much more expensive than its $
price tag suggests. The fit and finish is easily found on pens over twice as
Now for the writing - initially I hated this pen. HATED. It was finicky and
wouldn't write on cheap paper. Sometimes it wouldn't write AT ALL. It skipped
like a 5 yr old girl, etc.
After I PRIMED the pen however, it has been performing like a dream, laying down
lines like Tony Montana. Smooth, dancing lines like a ballerina. This thing
sings on my Moleskine, can't wait to try it on my Rhodias.
I'll be upgrading my fountain pen inventory soon, maybe a Sailor here, a Pelikan
there....but I know right now this one will always be in heavy rotation. I
picked up a converter from here, and will write a review after a few week's
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