Tag Archives: Ballpoint Pens

A-Z Of M&G Stationery: L – Line Widths!

Calligraphy Marker Set

Ball Pens The size of a line by a ballpoint pen, is factored by the size of the ballpoint. Essentially there two common sizes. These are the 0.7 mm and the 1 mm. There are fine versions too a 0.5 mm and even a 0.1 mm. However easily the most common are the 0.7 mm […]

A-Z Of M&G Stationery: I – Ink Types

M&G Basics capped ball pen – ABP64772 Colour fan

We thought that you might find it interesting to learn a bit about the inks that get put into pens. Ball Pen Ink As a general rule the ink that goes into a ballpoint pen has one or more colour pigments or dyes. These are dissolved or suspended in a solvent. The solvent can vary, […]