Wancher Ebonite Urushi “Dream Pen” Kickstarter Fountain Pen Review

Wancher Ebonite Urushi “Dream Pen” Kickstarter Fountain Pen Review Review Ink: Pilot Asa Gao Review Paper: Rhodia #16 on Galen Leather Noteboard Specs: Description: A true Japanese ebonite fountain pen with urushi lacquer finishing and a bunch of nib options. Nib: Stainless Steel (medium), 14k and 18k gold are available as options Filling Mechanism: Cartridge / Converter Weight: 22g […]

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Karas Kustoms 1702 Elektron Decograph Fountain Pen Review

Oh my goodness, reviewing limited editions can be hard. Why? Well, sometimes they sell out before getting the review up. That’s exactly what happened here. Good news though! Everything I’m saying about this super cool, limited edition Karas Kustoms Decograph can also be said about the regular version that’s available in black. The pen that’s up for consideration today is called the Decograph 1702 Elektron – an amber acrylic fountain pen from Karas Pen Company.

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Visconti Homo Sapiens Elegance Fountain Pen Review

Goldspot sent this loaner pen over for review. Let’s start off by letting it be known that I didn’t drop $650 of my own cash on this pen. It’s on loan, and will be sent back. It’s kind of tough to come out the gate and say it, but I’m glad this pen is a loaner. $595 is a TON of money for a lot of people, and I think a $595 should be a perfect pen. Is the Homo Sapiens Elegance a perfect pen? Let’s dig in and find out. 

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Sailor 1911 Large Anchor Grey Fountain Pen Review

I’ve been a big fan of Sailor pens for a while now. I don’t know how I’ve managed to avoid reviewing a 1911 Large for so long. This large pen (okay, it’s not that large) is presented in an exclusive color called Anchor Gray that’s only available in North America. The “large” models feature a larger 21kt gold nib, a bit more heft, and a slight increase in both length and diameter. The 1911L is a pretty pricey pen, with a street price of $288. Can this Sailor weather the storm? Read on to find out. 

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Pilot Custom 912 with Music Nib Fountain Pen Review

Pilot Custom 912 with Music Nib Fountain Pen Review Review Ink: Robert Oster Fire and Ice Review Paper: Various Specs: Description: A flat ended, medium-large sized pen from Japan with a stubby music nib Nib: 14k Rhodium Plated Gold, double slit music nib Filling Mechanism: Pilot CON70 pump converter Weight: 25g overall Measurements: 5.5″ capped, 6.2″ […]

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