Being a huge fan of the...
, March 16, 2010
Being a huge fan of the EnerGel ink, I wanted a refillable pen option. This pen
is very lightweight which isn't bad but I do prefer a weightier feel. The thing
is, the body has such a nice shape I can't help but keep coming back to it...
However, I'd like to show a comparison of this to the disposable needle point
smooth plastic grip
solid feel (may or may not actually be heavier)
RUBBER grip (much more comfortable)
For a $1.50 disposable pen, it's only .25 more than the tradio combo refill and
extremely comfortable. And yet, I still constantly use the tradio - the shape of
the body is a real pleasure so take that as you will.
I guess I expected more from an $8.50 pen, particularly since it has blemishes
such as the spotty dye job inside the pen cap (outside looks great though) and
the hole or puncture on the bottom of the pen.
With all that said, I don't regret the purchase and will probably continue to
I wish there were a metal version of this pen with a rubber grip - it would be