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$34,189
pledged of $7,500pledged of $7,500 goal
425
backers
34days to go

All or nothing. This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by Thu, August 22 2019 4:53 PM UTC +00:00.

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ITALIA Fountain Pen

The ITALIA Fountain Pen is a modern pen inspired by classic Italian pen design. It is expertly machined out of solid aluminum, brass, and titanium. The minimalistic design is only decorated with a beautiful Greek Key or the classic 3 stripes. The pen is equipped with a superb German-made nib (Bock #6) and ink converter (Schmidt). At the end of the campaign, during the survey, you will select your desired nib size and decoration (Greek Key or 3 stripes). 

Dimensions

  • Total length: 139.5 mm / 5.49"
  • Uncapped length (with nib): 125.5 mm / 4.94"
  • Maximum width: 15 mm / 0.59"
  • Grip width: 12.5 mm / 0.49"

Weight

  • Black Aluminum total weight: 27.7 g / 0.97 oz
  • Black Aluminum uncapped weight: 18 g / 0.63 oz
  • Brass total weight: 81 g / 2.85 oz
  • Brass uncapped weight: 53.3 g / 1.88 oz
  • Titanium total weight: 44.8 g / 1.58 oz
  • Titanium uncapped weight: 29.2 g / 1.03 oz

Nib

All pens come equipped with a German-made #6 nib by Bock. The standard nib is either polished stainless steel or black lacquered. You will have the option to select the desired material and size at the end of the campaign. The available nib sizes are Fine, Medium, and Bold.  In addition you have the option to upgrade to a solid Titanium nib for an extra $40 or to a solid 18K Gold nib for an extra $130.

Materials

  • Space-grade Matte Black Aluminum
  • Raw Brass
  • Grade-5 Titanium

Design

We are offering two designs in all materials. The first design comes with a classic Greek Key on the cap and grip. The second design comes with three stripes also on the cap and grip. At the end of the campaign you will be able to select your desired option. 

Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Black Aluminum - Greek Key Decoration
Pen Components
Pen Components
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Black Aluminum - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - Greek Key Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Titanium - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - Greek Key Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration
Brass - 3 Stripes Decoration

Risks and challenges

We need your help to be able to start mass production of the ITALIA Fountain Pen. We have completed 8 Kickstarter projects without any issues. We have been working on this pen for several months and the design has been refined and all the manufacturers and suppliers are lined up to commence production. We tested several prototypes and are extremely happy with the end results. Our major challenge is to raise the necessary funds and we hope you can help us out. Thank you for your support!

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    Early Bird - BLACK ALUMINUM PEN

    One Black Aluminum Pen at a 40% discount of the future retail price of $85.
    Comes with black or polished stainless steel nib and ink converter. Select nib size (F, M, B, 1.1) and pen decoration (Greek Key or Stripes) at the end of the campaign.
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    One Brass Pen at a 40% discount of the future retail price of $100.
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    BRASS PEN

    One Brass Pen at a 35% discount of the future retail price of $100.
    Comes with black or polished stainless steel nib and ink converter. Select nib size (F, M, B, 1.1) and pen decoration (Greek Key or Stripes) at the end of the campaign.
    - Add $55 for each extra Aluminum Pen.
    - Add $65 for each extra Brass Pen.
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    Early Bird - TITANIUM PEN

    One Titanium Pen at a 44% discount of the future retail price of $140.
    Comes with black or polished stainless steel nib and ink converter. Select nib size (F, M, B, 1.1) and pen decoration (Greek Key or Stripes) at the end of the campaign.
    - Add $49 for each extra Aluminum Pen.
    - Add $59 for each extra Brass Pen.
    - Add $79 for each extra Titanium Pen.
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    TITANIUM PEN

    One Titanium Pen at a 40% discount of the future retail price of $140.
    Comes with black or polished stainless steel nib and ink converter. Select nib size (F, M, B, 1.1) and pen decoration (Greek Key or Stripes) at the end of the campaign.
    - Add $55 for each extra Aluminum Pen.
    - Add $65 for each extra Brass Pen.
    - Add $85 for each extra Titanium Pen.
    - Add $40 to upgrade to Titanium Nib (each pen).
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