The combination of these tines coming together would make the tip strong enough to bear up under the pressure required to make carbon copies.
It showed me enough structure that I was able to work out how to disassemble the Trident. He then posted his account on one of the local pen forms. Flush it with a bulb syringe to ensure your solvent of choice gets where it needs to go and to clear out junk as it comes loose.
I can write with this pen perpendicular to the paper, or at an angle too low for a ballpoint. Today these pens are very difficult to find.
Some tridents models, however, are too slim and only take cartridges. The nib cannot be taken apart for a thorough cleaning. Hornbeck web forum pseudonym contacted me, asking for some advice on how to disassemble a Sailor Trident pen.
The fatter Trident models will actually take a Sailor piston type ink converter so you can use any color ink you like. Nagahara cautions that these extra tines and slits come with the increased probability of clogging, and the Trident must be cleaned or flushed more often than a traditional fountain pen.
At least one other company, Ohto, also produced pens with this nib. Fountain pens can glide effortlessly over the paper without pressure, and you can choose your favorite ink if you use a converter or other filling system. Also, left handed writers could finally use a fountain pen without having to learn how to write at odd angles to avoid a mess, and Sailor was quick to point this out in their advertisements.
Please see the Trident sales page or feel free to inquire about availability. Disassembling a Sailor Trident This article had been on the web for several years when pen lover E.
The dried ink inside the nib caused the pen to clog or write very dry, which in turn made the nib feel scratchy. Although the point is supposed to be a fine size, it writes more like a medium.
As Sailor did the research this new pen design concept, it came to their attention that this very nib had already been designed by a company called Spacer. With a ballpoint pen you can write at just about any angle or pen rotation, and you can also press down to make carbon copies without damaging the pen nib.
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