The Pen Addict is a weekly fix for all things stationery. Pens, pencils, paper, ink – you name it, and Brad Dowdy and Myke Hurley are into it. Join as they geek out over the analog tools they love so dearly.



#261: Prolonged Writing Comfort

June 14th, 2017 · 63 minutes

Brad and Myke are back from their travels and in front of the mic once again to discuss all things stationery. We recap the Raleigh Pen Show and discuss Brad’s recent Kickstarter activity, plus the sadness of the new Star Wars Lamy pens.

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Links and Show Notes

Retro 1951 Play Ball
Retro 1951 Popper "Play Ball" - Available Soon – Vanness
Retro 51 Tornado Popper Play Ball Rollerball Pen – Goldspot Pens
Franklin-Christoph 1901 Pencil Review — The Pen Addict
Franklin-Christoph Wood Art 1901 Pencils — the weekly pencil.
Tør Pen by Ketalon : Toughest, Smallest Tactical EDC Pen by Ketalon Gear — Kickstarter
The Clip Pen by Schon DSGN - Write With Distinction by Ian Schon — Kickstarter
Cracked Ice fountain pens by Mike Allen — Kickstarter
Foldio3 - Take bigger ideas by orange monkie — Kickstarter
Boundary Prima System: The Ultimate Modular Pack by Boundary — Kickstarter
Daily Bag – Minaal
Star Wars Lamy
Pirates of the Caribbean Lamy
Bleistift - Any old pencil won't do
Anderson Pens Inkology Contest
Anderson Pens (@andersonpens) • Instagram photos and videos
Handmade American Metal Pens – Schon DSGN
Pokka Pens
Pokka Pen EDK Review — The Pen Addict
Timber Twist Bullet Pencil – Metal Shop
Kaweco Liliput Fountain Pen EF Nib Review — The Pen Addict
849 Pens - Caran d'Ache
Review: Tombow AirPress Ballpoint Pen — The Pen Addict
Sinclair - Zip Three Pen and Notebook Case — Nock Co.
Robert Oster Fire and Ice (50ml Bottled Ink)
Pilot Iroshizuku Kon-peki - Deep Cerulean Blue (50ml Bottled Ink)
Sailor Jentle Sky High Fountain Pen Ink (50ml Bottle)
Robert Oster Blue Water Ice (50ml Bottled Ink)
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions - Official Game Trailer - Nintendo E3 2017 - YouTube