Currently Inked #7 – 28 July 2016


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  • 1:55 – A sneak peak of the new Inky Fingers Notebooks!
  • 4:15 – Currently Inked #1 – Merlen Aleph
  • 5:25 – Question: What brand of inks make the brightest, most vibrant colors?
  • 7:30 – Question from Eric: What do you think about two-toned nibs on pens with silver trim
  • 9:40 – Currently Inked #2 – Tactile Turn Gist
  • 12:40 – Question from Curtis: How do you fill your pens most of the time and what is your favorite filling system?
  • 15:52 – Sponsor Message
  • 17:30 – Currently Inked #3 – Stylo-Art Taut
  • 19:00 – A screed about people freaking out over modern Iron Gall inks in modern pens
  • 20:30 – Question from Alejandro: What is the best way to care for, store, handle celluloid pens?
  • 23:00 – Currently Inked #4 – Franklin-Christoph 66
  • 25:15  – (Question from Joe) – Are there any pens that will overthrow the Classic Pens LB5? List your favorite finish from least to favorite.
  • 27:45 – (Question from Joe) – How does the Omas Ogiva Celluloid Brown Arco compare to the Classic Pens LB5 Brown