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May 9th, 2019, 10:14 PM
Hi this is my first post. I've been looking at pens for a while and interested but unsatisfied with what's out there so I decided to design my own.
Interested to hear what you think.
Pilot vanishing point (capless) Black enamel with matte chrome
Faber-Castell Ondoro
Conid standard piston filler demonstrator with titanium nib

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May 30th, 2019, 04:11 PM
A self-filling retractable demonstrator...a very ambitious concept.

Do you have any manufacturing/prototyping capabilities? Or is this just a dream?

May 30th, 2019, 04:32 PM
Yes just a dreamer.
I guess I would have to request permissions from pilot to use the proprietary mechanisms.

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May 31st, 2019, 01:36 AM
Love it! Why not write to Pilot? You never know what you might have started... They'll probably write back asking you whether you can expand the project to include urushi :-)