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#1 Charles Skinner

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 13:51

Where can I buy "ink in a pouch?"  I know that Toucan once sold ink in a pouch. Perhaps they still do.  Your thoughts, please.  C. S. 



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Posted 12 October 2017 - 14:19

I don't recall whether the ink was for fountain pens, or for print machines.  However, I last saw such was from online store of  Anderson Pens.   What would be the advantage of ink in a "pouch" ?  It's been awhile.  Good luck.  


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 17:01

I suspect that the advantage would be cheaper shipping charges, since it's lighter weight and probably less vulnerable to breakage than a bottle.  But of course then you'd have to have something to decant the ink into....

Maybe the idea is to buy the ink in a bottle to begin with, and then have less expensive bulk refills.

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 17:10

You can buy Callifolio inks from Vanness Pens. They come in 50ml pouches, very economical and their ink color variety is interesting and fabulous.


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Posted 12 October 2017 - 19:22

As mentioned, the Callifolio line is available in pouches from Vanness, but the Toucan inks you mentioned are not being sold in pouches anymore (to the best of my knowledge). I saw them most recently offered at Anderson Pens, but some time within the last year I believe the pouch versions were removed from the lineup, despite "Pouch Ink" remaining in their menu.

 

I'm also interested in hearing about any others, as I have plenty of empty bottles that could use some filling :) 



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Posted 12 October 2017 - 20:59

Justwrite in Australia sometimes has them available --

 

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Buy one, or buy the whole lot.


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