The Nib Section

69 - The Fourth Dimension

December 11, 2020

This episode we discuss the effects of time on ink and pens, and the desirability of future-proofing them. 


This episode features Sharyn (@sharynzha), Tav (@nunc_est_scribendi) and Diana (@thegrynne). 








Sharyn: Pilot Resin Falcon SM w/ Sailor Sakura-Mori 

Tav:  Magna Carta Wave w/ Colorverse Quasar 

Diana: Pilot Vanishing Point Raden Minamo F w/ Sailor Jentle Blue 




2020 Christmas Giveaway (Australia only) 

2020 Christmas Giveaway (International) 

Episode 68 - Esterbrook 3.0 

Episode 67 - Pencil-like Feedback 

The Pen Addict #439 

Sailor Japan “Be You!” Special Event 

Lamy Accent 

Graf von Faber-Castell Pen of the Year 2021 Knights 

Montblanc Homage to Rudyard Kipling Limited Edition 1895 

Caran d’Ache Varius Ivanhoe 

Graf von Faber-Castell Heritage Fountain Pen (Ottilie and Alexander) 


56:07—Time & Change 


Platinum Classic Inks - JetPens 

KWZ Iron Gall Inks - Pensive Pens 

Episode 66 - Mountain of Ink 

Parker Penman Sapphire - Mountain of Ink 

Private Reserve American Blue - Inkdependence 

Episode 61 - Ocean of Ink 

Sheaffer Peacock Blue - EdJelley 

Montblanc Elixir Parfumeur Vetiver Green - Montblanc 

Maruzen Athena Lemon - Tokyo Station Pens 

Montblanc Blue Hour - Gourmet Pens 

Noodler’s General of the Armies - Inkophile 

Pelikan 4001 Royal Blue - Gentleman Reviewer 

Pelikan Edelstein Aquamarine - Mountain of Ink 

Episode 55 - Care and Maintenance of Your Lamy 2000 



The Devil Wears Prada: Emily and a History of Workaholics - The Take 

The Devil Wears Prada: Miranda Priestly - A Defense of Perfectionism - The Take 


Warm Regards 

How To Save a Planet 


1:37:20—Thanks and Credits 


Producers: Sharyn Zha, Taveet Sinanian and Diana Dai. 

Recording and editing: Diana Dai. 

Music: Michael Pearce. 

Logo: Will H. Smith. 

Logo artwork: Melissa Graf.

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