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For the past 3 or 4 months, I’ve been wanting to get my hands on a Karas Kustoms INK – I’d heard so much buzz about this pen, but (cheapskate that I am) was waiting till I could jump on a good deal. The opportunity presented itself a few weeks ago, when Massdrop listed the pen for a second time – having passed upon the first offering, I wasn’t going to miss out again! The pen arrived yesterday, and I’ve been giving it a bit of a workout over the past 24 hours. So this isn’t a systematic review, so much as my initial impressions and a few photos. (For a more comprehensive review, not to men
Hi everyone, a couple of weeks of practicing patience have finally come to an end: today was the day that my pen was finished; and it came out so much better than I ever could have hoped. I sketched up the pen in CAD and Jim did a terrific job in deciphering and improving my amateurish drawings. The whole 15cm long pen is machined out of 1/2" hexagonal aluminium, with a compression O-ring sealing the body, so that it could be used as an eyedropper pen; feed and nib are a Bock 076 medium triple. The pen is well balanced, has a nice weighted feel to it and I finally have a pen close to