How to Clean Rotring Pens?

Answer The Rotring company makes the famous Rapidograph technical pen that provided a simpler, less messy way to draw precise lines than with a ruling pen. Although computer-aided design has taken over mo... Read More »

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Which came first: gel pens or ballpoint pens?

Ballpoint pens came before gel pens. A primitive version of the ballpoint pen was created in 1888 by John Loud, an American tanner, but it did not receive commercial attention. In the 1940s, Josef ... Read More »

What do sea pens eat?

Sea pens, which are actually colonies of anemone-like polyps working together for the survival of the whole, feed on plankton and organic particles that float by in the water. The individual polyps... Read More »

Can ink in old pens dry out?

Nothing is more frustrating than picking up an ink pen to write a letter and finding that the ink has dried up. Ballpoint pens and rollerball pens can dry out if the cap is left off for extended pe... Read More »

Where are bic pens manufactured?

The BIC Corporation has many manufacturing locations for their BIC pens. The main manufacturing areas in North America are Toronto, Canada, Milford, Connecticut and Clearwater and St. Petersburg, F... Read More »