Currently Inked #32 | 3 March 2017

  • 0:45 – Do you have any suggestions for pens that pair well together (2 fountain pens plus a ballpoint)?
  • 4:20 – Do you have another goal in mind for your ink collection?
  • 6:20 – Pen purchases as investments?
  • 7:55 – What are your thoughts about Massdrop?
  • 10:00 – Any news on updates to the Inky Fingers Notebook lines?
  • 11:55 – What is your favorite ink per brand?
  • 14:20 – Have you used a fountain pen with a WA nib? How do they compare to standard nibs?
  • 15:05 – How do you mentally get over not matching the ink to the pen body?
  • 17:50 – I love the Aurora Optima Green Auroloide. Are there any other larger pens that use a similar material?
  • 19:20 – What are your tea preferences?
  • 21:15 –  What are the benefits and the disadvantages to modern vacuum-fillers filling systems?
  • 24:20 – Currently Inked #1 – Homo Sapiens Bronze Age Maxi w/ Diamine 1864 Terra Cotta
  • 27:20 – What is the best way to polish a pen?
  • 29:30 – Am I better off getting a bunch of cheap pens with a Platinum Preppy or a slightly more expensive pen with swappable nibs?
  • 31:10 – What are some of your other interests in life besides nibs and ink.
  • 34:55 – I start to get pain in my back and shoulder are when I write. Any suggestions or tips?
  • 39:10 – What is your opinion about the pricing strategies of Italian nibs?