Word for Wednesday: 22 Feb 2017

Today I am using  Guider Onyx which looks extremely similar to Nakaya Piccolo is fitted with #5 Steel Medium Nib from Wality and it is filled with Iroshizuku Momiji ink. The nib is ground to medium cursive italic.     The Word for this Wednesday is Exacerbate and it means to make more violent,bitter or to worsen or intensify. In Sentence: Sahil chose to [...]

Oliver F-27 (Ver 2) Offer with Ranga Model 5

There is an additional offer with Group-Buy for Model 5 (link). Oliver F-27 is now available as an add-on in this group-buy at a special price of USD 19. The pen can only be clubbed Ranga Model 5 and can be purchased in any nos.     There are 20 colors and are as follows: Yellow-Pink-Red [...]

INK REVIEW -DAYTONE HAVANA BROWN

I received few Ink bottles from one of my friend in Indore which are Daytone Fountain Pen Inks. Daytone Inks are manufactured by Daylight industries and they are into ink manufacturing since 1956. More information can be found about the company here: Daytone Webpage Apart from Inks, they manufacture a lot of other stationary items. But this review is [...]

Word for Wednesday : 19 October 2016

The pen in rotation today is Wality  69T and it is inked with Diamine Salamander. The is perfectly finished demonstrator pen and yes it is an eyedropper version only.     The Word for Wednesday is  Desultory which means aimless, haphazard, or lacking plan. In a sentence : Sahil passed a desultory remark on Rakshit about his [...]

Tuesday Thoughts – 18 October 2016

After a brief hiatus of an approx one month, I am back with Tuesday Thoughts.   And today's thought comes from the pioneer of economics and political science in India, one of the most influential teachers of India, Chanakya. There is a Diplomatic enclave in Delhi which is named after Chanakya and is calledChanakyapuri and [...]

Pen Review – ASA TransNauka

A long awaited review of pen that has sold in huge nos.

Word for Wednesday – 07 September 2016

Today I am using a German combo,  Lamy Safari Charcoal which is inked with Pelikan Edelstein Jade. The pen is a no nonsense all season performer pen and ink has good flow properties but I don't like this kind of green color too much. The Word for this Wednesday is HARANGUE and it means a long and [...]

Tuesday Thoughts – 06 September 2016

Today in rotation is one of my favourite pocket pen, Muji Compact which is inked with KWZI IG Gummiberry. Muji Compact is perfect example of minimalist design and is very few of the pens with metal grip section that I like. The pen is made of Aluminium. And thought for today comes from my Boss, [...]

Word for Wednesday – 31 August 2016

In continuation to yesterday's post and continuing the Parker Pen fever, today I am using Parker Vector with fine nib and this pen has been with me since 11 years now and it has served me really well. The pen is made in India and I have heard lot of complaints with regards to nib for [...]

Tuesday Thoughts – 30 August 2016

I have recently been bitten by "Parker" bug and thus in rotation today is one of the vintage iconic pen from Parker stable , Parker 25 - Black LE with medium nib and it is inked with Rohrer and Klingner Fernambuk. Today's thought is inspired by American economist, William Raduchel.     The pen is with [...]

BILT Matrix – Subject Notebook

BILT (Ballarpur Industries Limited) is largest manufacturer of writing and printing paper. And the part of Avantha Group. The company has 6 manufacturing units in India and one in Malaysia. The company accounts for over 50% of the coated wood-free paper market, an impressive 85% of the bond paper market and nearly 45% of the [...]

Word for Wednesday – 24 August 2016

So the word of the day is MENDACIOUS which means false, untruthful or fraudulent. The pen in rotation is Kaweco Ice Sport with fine nib and it is inked with Kaweco Blue.     -- Regards Vaibhav Mehandiratta