Tools of the Trade

June 28, 2012

It’s time to reflect upon one of the most timeless and essential tools of our industry. A device that has been utilized by man for over 2000 years and has still retained its basic and intuitive design.

For your viewing pleasure, Volano has composed a listing of our favorite models of this fantastic writing device, the pen.



Pilot – Precise V5

Price per pen: $ 1.10

Smooth-writing liquid ink is fadeproof and water resistant.



Uniball – Vision Micro

Price per pen: $ 2.30

Features ink specially-formulated to become trapped in paper, helping prevent criminal check washing and other document alteration.



Pelikan – Souveran 800

Price per pen: $ 360.00

Piston filler with a 24 carat gold plating and a high-quality resin casing and a viewing window to monitor the ink level.



BiC – Ultra Round Stic Grip

Price per pen: $ 0.20

Grooved finger grip for comfortable, controlled writing. Designed for long-lasting dependability.



William Henry – Merlot Pen

Price per pen: $ 500.00

David Carnley: “Million dollar checks don’t sign themselves.”



Inkology – Glam Rocks Rhinestone Pen

Price per pen: $ 15.99

Bling is the Thing. What better way to show off your glam side.