I don't think Pilot makes a bad pen. You could do a lot worse starting out than with a Metro from Amazon for $15 and some cartridges if the vendor doesn't include them. Or you could buy the packet of of 6 or 7 Varsity pens in various colors. Then, when you realize you're falling down the...
stirling makes a pumice-enhanced soap that works a treat. it's replaced lava for me - lava left a slimey feel afterwards that always required extra rinsing.
mr. clean magic erasers work as well. Cut off a small square of it and throw it in your laptop bag/desk at work/wherever. easier on...
hey decycpher - where in PA?
lowjax - WI
decypher - PA
dgreene120 - FL (since he wants to be last)
and then there's the maybe Canadian tour:
jefhunter - BC
syngent - ON
Doc4 - BC
People who were on the list but have been skipped:
Thirston - NC ~ Congratulations on...
Yes, they are reformulated scribal inks. I've used some Scribal inks. There are a couple in the travelling box, too.
They worked well for me. Some people complained of dryness, so Troy/Taylor/Tony/something with a T... made them a little wetter. He was active for a little while on...
Well, I can understand how the MB inks cracked their bottles. They were full. <sniff sniff>
And I think my experiment with the snap caps can be declared a failure. If you can't package them in something else that will keep them from flexing or twisting, I say keep them to keep them from...
Get some more colors. You won't regret it. If you're worried about not liking the color, go for samples. They're like rabbits! :)
And as a note about WCS... they are out of blue, only the black remains.