on saleSailor Compass 1911 Fountain Pen - Transparent Purple

Product Code SL-11-8022-350-US

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$39.20

MSRP $49.00

color:
Transparent Purple

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This Sailor Compass 1911 fountain pen has a transparent purple resin body, a clear feed, and silver trim. It comes with a stainless steel nib in Medium Fine. Each pen comes packaged in a gift box with a color-matched Sailor proprietary converter and two proprietary Sailor Black ink cartridges.

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Technical Specs

Condition
New
Brand
Sailor
Type
Fountain Pens
Color
Purple
Demonstrator

Whether or not the barrel of the pen is translucent, allowing you to see the ink and filling mechanism inside.

Yes
Body Material
Resin
Cap Rotations

For pens with a screw-cap closure, how many rotations it takes to uncap/recap the pen.

2.25
Cap Type

How the cap is opened/closed from the barrel of the pen. Some common options include Snap-Cap, Screw-Cap, Magnetic Cap, or Capless (no cap).

Screw-cap
Compatible inks & refills

Which ink this pen will accept. Choices include bottled ink and various styles of pre-filled ink cartridges.

Bottled inks, Proprietary ink cartridges
Filling Mechanism

How the pen fills with ink. Click here to watch our video tutorial on common filling mechanisms.

Cartridge, Converter
Grip Material
Resin
Nib Size
Medium Fine
Nib Color
Silver
Nib Material
Steel
Postable

Whether or not the cap fits securely onto the back of the barrel when open.

Yes
Retractable

Whether or not the nib/tip can retract into the body of the pen (usually for click or twist-open style pens).

No
Trim
Silver
Diameter - Body
12.0mm (0.47in)
Diameter - Cap (without clip)
14.7mm (0.58in)
Diameter - Cap (with clip)
16.8mm (0.66in)
Diameter - Grip

Measured from the place most people choose to rest their fingers, which varies with each pen.

9.7mm (0.38in)
Length - Body

The measurement from the back end of the barrel to the tip of the nib.

114.5mm (4.51in)
Length - Cap
64.5mm (2.54in)
Length - Nib

The measured length of the visible portion of the nib when it is installed in the pen, from grip to tip.

18.2mm (0.72in)
Length - Overall (Closed)
134.1mm (5.28in)
Length - Overall (Posted)

When the cap of the pen is posted onto the back of the pen body, this is the measurement of the entire pen including the nib.

144.5mm (5.69in)
Weight - Body
7.0g (0.25oz)
Weight - Cap
6.0g (0.21oz)
Weight - Overall
13.0g (0.46oz)
Max Ink Capacity - Cartridge

The maximum volume of ink that can fit in the pen when using a cartridge.

1.13ml
Max Ink Capacity - Converter

The maximum volume of ink that can fit in the pen when using a converter.

0.62ml

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