I have 2 of these and...
, February 27, 2012
I have 2 of these and to differing degrees, they have the same problem. They
constantly skip each time I pick up the nib to start a new letter. And sometimes
they skip during the letters themselves. I ordered a Lamy Safari at the same
time, and it is a great example of how a fountain pen SHOULD write. Of course,
it costs four or five times as much as the Plumix. BUT--I also ordered a Pilot
Petit, and it costs half as much and writes much more smoothly than the Plumix.
Perhaps it is the fact that the Petit, like the Safari, has an actual rounded
tip at the end. In any case, I'll probably buy more Petits, especially when
JetPens gets in some decent ink colors, but I feel like I wasted my money on the