I am not sure why previous reviewer said it was an OK black. In my expereince of
using this ink for 20 plus years it is one of the BEST black ink avaliable. And
I have used many of them. The only black that MIGHT be slightly darker is
Pelikan makes the best writing pens I have ever owned. I have been writing with
them for over 20 years. This pen will write for a lifetime of flawless writing.
And be far cheaper then the many cheap pens you go though that get tossed in