How to Restart Dry Bic Pens?

Answer A dried out pen can be a frustrating inconvenience, and Bic pens are no exception. The Bic company is a manufacturer of ball point pens with preloaded ink cartridges. The ball at the tip of the car... 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 »

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 »

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 »

Who makes BIC pens?

The BIC Pen Company makes BIC pens. BIC is an abbreviation of the inventor's name Marcel Bich. BIC's stationary department produces ballpoint, fountain pens and mechanical pencils. BIC also produce... Read More »