It has the same advantages of the small cartridge, but there are a couple of disadvantages. Edited by sztainbok, 26 January - This design combines a small amount of ink in the reservoir and a very effective collector which will prevent leakage from variations in ambient pressure.
This pen is a plunger filling pen, with a dual reservoir separated by a shut off valve. If the pen is in a different position, the air bubble will be next to the section and then only air can be expelled if it pressurizes.
A number of vintage pens, address the problem of changes in altitude and temperature, with a breather tube connected to the section and collector, the breether tube is somewhat short of the full length of the ink reservoir.
The ink fills through the tube and it transfers ambient air pressure to the air bubble on top of the ink reservoir when it is in writing position so that there is no air pressure that can push ink into the collector.
They can be switched easily when one of them empties. It is described in the website. This pen also holds two small cartridges or can use a converter.
Posted 26 January - This pen holds in the barrel two small ink cartridges. If you are inclined to wear jewelry in your shirt pocket, look at a Visconti with a double reservoir power filler. On top of that if you are willing to carry the leather case in your luggage, it is designed to hold six additional cartridges.
I would be interested on seeing a list of available pens with dual cartridges, all those would make good travelling pens as far as tolerance to changing altitude an pressure.
The Omas Ogiva with dual cartridges and other Omas pens with dual cartridges have the same behavior in changing altitudes and are excellent writers. When the available ink tank is empty, you can re-fill it from the reserve tank by manipulating the cap to open and close the valve.
I would be interested on knowing if there are current pens with this type of construction. I agree practicality of the Pilot Vanishing point.
In the reservoir closer to the nib and available for writing with, it holds a volume of ink equivalent to a cartridge and the reserve tank positioned toward the other end and holds the equivalent volume of ink of five cartridges.
The obvious one seems to me is the Montblac traveller I have a Pilot Capless (Vanishing point) that I think would be pretty sturdy for transatlantic trips and then a Fisher space pen as a ballpoint backup.
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Apr 11, · It has never been so easy to place and remove the cap from a fountain pen and start writing. Category Film & Animation; Show more Show less. Fisher Space Pen Bullet Ballpoint Pen.
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