The Sailor Compass Hocoro dip pen allows you to enjoy a wide variety of fountain pen ink colors without the conventional messy fuss. The Hocoro is designed with ease in mind. After using, simply rinse the nib with water and wipe it dry, and you're ready to switch to the next ink color!
What's more, the Hocoro Dip Pens are compatible with any type of fountain pen inks and various other types of inks. This means you can use the inks you already love with your new Hocoro pen!
Sailor Compass "Hocoro" Dip Pens are available in five different steel nib sizes (Fine, Medium, 1.0mm Calligraphy, 2.0mm Calligraphy, and Fude), each with a different color accent. You can purchase spare nibs or barrels to mix & match to your heart's content, allowing you to explore and enjoy a multitude of inks and expression styles.
This pen comes with a white barrel and a 1.0mm Calligraphy steel nib with a dark green accent. An attachable ink reservoir is available separately.
- Dip Pens
Whether or not the barrel of the pen is translucent, allowing you to see the ink and filling mechanism inside.
- Body Material
- 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).
- Compatible inks & refills
Which ink this pen will accept. Choices include bottled ink and various styles of pre-filled ink cartridges.
- Bottled Inks
- Grip Material
- Nib Size
- 1.0mm Calligraphy
- Nib Color
- Nib Material
Whether or not the cap fits securely onto the back of the barrel when open.
Whether or not the nib/tip can retract into the body of the pen (usually for click or twist-open style pens).
- Diameter - Body
- 10.8mm (0.42in)
- Diameter - Grip (mm)
Measured from the place most people choose to rest their fingers, which varies with each pen.
- Length - Body
The measurement from the back end of the barrel to the tip of the nib.
- 134.7mm (5.30in)
- Length - Nib
The measured length of the visible portion of the nib when it is installed in the pen, from grip to tip.
- 15.7mm (0.62in)
- Weight - Body
If a converter is included with the pen, this weight is reflected in the total.
- 6g (0.21oz)
- Weight - Overall (g)