Are Twsbi extra fine nibs scratchy?
The nib is the same design and material used in all the other TSBI pens so its the one area that is consistent. I had a scratchy nib in a previous TWSBI so I was a little gun shy to get another EF nib but this one is sharp and hard as nails but not scratchy.
Are Twsbi pens durable?
The TWSBI Eco is an ideal EDC fountain pen—durable, easy to use, and good looking.
What nib does TWSBI use?
One of the advantages of the TWSBI Diamond series is that replacement nib units are available and easily changed by unscrewing from the front of the barrel of the pen. All these models use a number 5 size nib.
Do fountain pens get better over time?
Do fountain pen nibs get smoother with use? Fountain pen nibs will get smoother over time through regular use. Depending on the nib material, it could take anywhere from two weeks up to multiple months before noticing the difference. You can use micromesh or smoothing sticks to speed up the smoothing process.
How long do Twsbi pens last?
I’ve been using this pen off and on for about six months and fairly consistently for the last 3 or 4 weeks and I’ve really enjoyed the experience. It’s written consistently well, holds a ton of ink, and has a very nice grip for a solid plastic grip. Right out of the box, I loved the look of the TWSBI Eco.
Can you replace TWSBI Eco nibs?
TWSBI Diamond 540. One of the advantages of the TWSBI Diamond series is that replacement nib units are available and easily changed by unscrewing from the front of the barrel of the pen.
Can TWSBI nibs be replaced?
Can you fly with fountain pens?
The majority of modern fountain pens can be carried on a flight with no problem. Here are a few tips to make sure your fountain pen does not leak during flight. The most obvious way to ensure your pen does not leak is the remove the fountain pen ink and clean the pen. Obviously if the pen is empty it will not leak ink.
Are Twsbi go and eco nibs interchangeable?
They’re technically interchangeable, but you have to physically pull the metal nib from the grip of the pen to swap them. It’s a smaller nib than what’s on the 580, and the spare 580 nib unit is not interchangeable with the Eco.