Currently Inked #33 | 15 March 2017

  • 00:00 – Life overview, Inky Fingers Paper problems, 2017 pen show attendance
  • 3:20 – Matt’s 4th anniversary of fountain pen users
  • 4:40 – Does it matter if you store the converter with the pen, or if you use the same converter with the pen all the time?
  • 7:30 – Have you noticed any variation on the green in your Nakaya Heki-Temiuri Decapod over time?
  • 8:50 – Could you make a video comparison of different kinds of papers?
  • 10:15 – Have you ever used Ogami paper?
  • 12:10 – Currently Inked #1 – Platinum 3776 Chartres Blue with Parker Quink Blue-Black
  • 14:55 – Thoughts about Visconti’s nib quality in the ’90s and early ’00s vs. today.
  • 18:30 – Some inks stain clear demonstrators. Are there “rules” for what inks are safe and what inks to avoid?
  • 21:10 – Aurora Optima vs. Sailor Optima Realo
  • 24:30 – Currently Inked #2 – Aurora Optima Green Auroloide with Diamine Autumn Oak
  • 26:05 – What type of reviews do you prefer making: Written or video?
  • 30:40 – Shouldn’t we be able to store our pens with the nib down?


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