A rollerball or a fountain pen to go with you everywhere you want. Simply unscrew the cap and write away!
Hand-Crafted from Bigleaf Maple Burl, a tree native to Pacific North America. The burl showcases a tan colour, swirly grain, natural imperfections, and a slight hint of spalting. In addition, the wood body contained pieces of the bark; however, during the manufacturing process the bark was not stable and chipped away. The area has been filled with epoxy glue mixed with Sapele sawdust. Despite the man made fix, this is a stunning display of what mother nature can do in a single piece of wood.
The pen's wood body is turned to a barrel shape and finished with Pure Tung Oil and Carnauba-based Wax. The Tung Oil penetrates the wood to emphasize the grain and colour. The oil does not contain artificial thinners or cure-accelerants and is approved for food-contact items. The Carnauba-based wax forms a light 'skin' finish which serves as an additional layer of protection. The combination of the two finishes emphasize the beauty of the wood while preserving its natural feel.
Both the rollerball and fountain pen hardware are finished in sterling silver with black titanium accents.
The rollerball pen comes with a fine-tipped (0.6mm) ceramic roller refill from Schmidt. The rollerball tip ensures smooth and even lines to your hand-writing.
The fountain pen comes with an Iridium Point fine nib manufactured in Germany and takes an ink well or a prefilled cartridge. The pen is uninked and will ship with the ink well attachment only. The prefilled cartridges are susceptible to damage in cold temperatures and therefore are not shipped to protect your purchase.
To access the refill or the ink, simply unscrew the tip from the middle. In case of the rollerball pen, make sure you don't lose the spring that goes at the end of the refill.
Customization for this pen is available although not recommended due to the already busy grain structure. Customization comes in the form of an inscription of up to 5 words that will be burnt onto the wood in one or two lines matching, as closely as possible, the font you provide. To have your pen customized, simply select 'Customize Cap' or 'Customize Body' in the customization option and upload an image with your text.
This pen is a luxury of writing instruments and you'll be envied by everyone. Complimentary velvet pouch is included with the purchase; the pen holder in the images is sold separately.
Note: the dimensions are shown as length of closed pen by height of pen at clip by largest diameter of the wooden body.