When my friend, Tim, who runs a hardwood importing company, first gave me some Hawaiian Mango, I was initially unimpressed. The outside of the wood was rough and dull. It was hard to imagine this jagged lump of wood turning into something special. To my profound delight, carving away the top layers revealed a magnificently complex inner beauty. Within each pen, the mango wood changes tones; sparkles in the light; curls and knots; and sports a complex matrix of dark pores, filled smooth during finishing.
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Model: Writer's Pen
Pen Type: Ballpoint
Ink Color: Black
Fixtures: Chrome, Black Acrylic
Finish: Gloss – The crystal-clear gloss finish holds several distinct advantages over the satin finish. It is much more durable, and will never need refinishing. It provides a clearer, better lens for light-colored woods and layered woods of contrasting colors. For intricate designs with inlay or small pieces, the gloss coating acts as a barrier to prevent small parts from separating. The “smooth” option guarantees an ultra smooth finish, achieved by a two-stage finishing process with cyanoacrylate, sanded to 12,000 grit, then waxed and polished.
I’m proud to offer custom laser engraving as an option for every pen in the shop. Engraving costs an addition $5 per item, and may delay shipping by a single day.
Laser engraving involves burning an image or text into the wood body of the pen. This process produces a black engraving. Naturally, a black engraving appears differently on light versus dark colored woods. As a general rule, lighter woods produce more brilliant and contrasting engravings than darker ones. Red, orange, yellow, white and light brown woods all engrave very clearly. Purple, dark brown, and black woods tend not to produce clear engravings, therefore I usually discourage the purchase of engraving for such woods.
Available on all pens
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