Frequently Asked Questions
We offer different packs and combinations in the perk section. If you can't find the desired pack, simply add the following amount to your pledge for an additional pen:
+ €59 for a Stilform Ink Aluminium
+ €109 for a Stilform Ink Titanium
For instance, to order 3 Aluminium pens, pledge for the 2 x Aluminium ARC perk for €119 and add an additional €59 to your pledge for the third pen = €178 + Postage.
You can make changes on your current pledge by clicking the “Manage your pledge" button and then "Change your pledge”.
You will select the variant, color and nib size of your pens in the Backerkit survey after the campaign.
If you have any other questions, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.Last updated:
They are mostly different in material, weight, finish, color option.
Grade-6 Aluminium, 26g with cap, finished through anodisation, 5 color options (Night sky, Warp Black, Aurora Green, Comet Grey, Rose Moon).
Grade-5 Titanium, 40g with cap, DLC-coating for Titanium Black and PVD-coating for Titanium Matte, 2 color options.
The lighter aluminium INK has a smooth anodised finish. The titanium INK has a matte, more luxurious feeling to it, there's also a mirror polished chamfer on the edge of the grip section. The Titanium Black version is coated with DLC, which is ultra durable and scratch-resistant.Last updated:
The INK fountain pen can be refilled with an ink cartridge or a converter filled from bottled ink.
You can fill the ink converter first and install it onto the nib unit, it is also possible to refill the pen directly through the nib.Last updated:
You can use any international standard cartridges (suction size of 2.26~2.30mm). Both short and long cartridges will work.
Examples of good brands are:
⁃ J. Herbin
⁃ Caran d’Ache
⁃ Faber Castell
DO NOT USE: Parker, Lamy, Pilot, Cross, Platinum, Aurora, Sailor cartridges or converters. These are proprietary standards and are NOT COMPATIBLE with your Stilform INK fountain pen.Last updated:
Please note that the Stilform INK does not come with a converter.
You can use any International Standard converter (suction size of 2.26~2.30mm). Both short and long cartridges will work.
The converter that we offer within the campaign is the Schmidt K5 converter (same as the Faber Castell converter). You can use the following converters with your Stilform INK:
⁃ Schmidt K5 Converter
⁃ Faber Castell Converter
⁃ Generic, non-branded International Standard Converters should also work.
DO NOT USE: Parker, Lamy, Pilot, Cross, Platinum, Aurora, Sailor cartridges or converters. These are proprietary standards and are NOT COMPATIBLE with your Stilform INK.Last updated:
The pre-assembled nib is a Silver Steel nib, 076 by Peter Bock. After the campaign ends, you will receive a Backerkit survey by email, where you will specify the pen color and nib size (Extra Fine, Fine, Medium, Broad). We will provide a chart and examples in the Backerkit Survey.
Nibs of other sizes and materials (Black Steel, Titanium, Gold) can be ordered additionally as add-ons. Simply add the respective value to your pledge value now or you can also add them in the Backerkit Survey.
You will be able to select and add any other accessories to your order, such as the pouch, the base or the converter. Your shipping address can be updated any time later before we start fulfilling your order.Last updated:
The Ink pen is only compatible with Peter Bock nibs. The compatible Bock nib types are 060, 180, 076 (including stub nibs and calligraphic nibs). They are all feeder size #5. The pre-assembled nib type is the 076.
All orders will be shipped from Germany.Last updated:
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