Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Pilot Hi-Tec C Gel Ink Pen in Kurikawa

I've gotten to like these Pilot Hi-Tec C gel ink pens, even with the needle point (as long as it is a 0.5mm). I still hold the pen too lightly, as I'm afraid I'll bust the tip but eventually my hand signals my brain that I can grip more tightly and the muscles tighten up. Which makes the line darker and more noticeable.

This Hi-Tec-C is another one of the Yuwargi colors, Kurikawa or Chestnut Bark Brown. It's definitely not an ordinary brown, but softer and I'd say a touch lighter. A bit darker than milk chocolate, with perhaps a dash of red in it (but not too much to be seen clearly).

A great color, and if you're collecting gel ink pens in different colors try this one out. As ususal, Doane Paper is the test pulp.

6 comments:

  1. Chestnut Bark Browns sounds like a really nice colour although in your little photo it looks more a dark green/grey (maybe its the colour balance on my monitor). The Yuwargi colours are very appealing, it is a pity they aren't more readily available.

    Some of my favourite browns are the Uniball Signo BrownBlack & Sarasa Clip Brown.

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  2. Not a great pic, and there may be some green/grey in it as it's not a standard brown I've seen. I'll have to try the Brown Black, that sounds like a great color.

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  3. I thought I was a monochrome dude, but, I've used red and green inks, also yellow and blue highlighters, plus, there's a mess of colored Berol Verithins in my desk drawer from a long-forgotten project. Norman Haase at HisNibs.com sent me a Crocodile Silver Rain fountain pen with a note in Private Reserve's Gray Flannel ink on a cream (buff? tan?) paper.
    It works, and, after some experimenting, I'd guess Gray Flannel to be similar to maybe an H grade pencil.

    Anybody else using colored fountain pen inks? Anybody have an argument for using colored fountain pen inks, other than black and blue? Jack/Youngstown

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  4. شركة نقل عفش بالرياض وجدة والدمام والخبر والجبيل اولقطيف والاحساء والرياض وجدة ومكة المدينة المنورة والخرج والطائف وخميس مشيط وبجدة افضل شركة نقل عفش بجدة نعرضها مجموعة الفا لنقل العفش بمكة والخرج والقصيم والطائف وتبوك وخميس مشيط ونجران وجيزان وبريدة والمدينة المنورة وينبع افضل شركات نقل الاثاث بالجبيل والطائف وخميس مشيط وبريدة وعنيزو وابها ونجران المدينة وينبع تبوك والقصيم الخرج حفر الباطن والظهران
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