Monthly Archives: October 2014

A pen is a writing implement used to apply ink to a surface, usually paper, for writing or drawing. Historically, reed pens, quillpens, and dip pens were used, with a nib dipped in ink. Ruling pens allow precise adjustment of line width, and still find a few specialized uses, buttechnical pens such as the Rapidograph are more commonly used. Modern types also include ballpoint, rollerball, fountain, and felt or ceramic tip pens. The main modern types of pens can be categorized by the […]