The Pen Company is a family business that offers a rare collection of quality writing instruments and associated products at their retail premises in the historic market town of Hitchin.
Online PR News – 16-September-2011 – – The Pen Company is a family business that offers a rare collection of quality writing instruments and associated products at their retail premises in the historic market town of Hitchin, Hertfordshire and online through their portal thepencompany.co.uk. They stock pens, pencils, pen refills, inks, pens spare parts, diaries, accessories, corporate gifts for business clients, and limited edition pens for collectors. They do not use a third-party distributor as all their orders are dispatched from their own facility.
The original space pen from Fisher Space called AG-7 that was used on the Apollo 7 mission to the moon that is still used in all American, Russian, European, and International Space projects uses a pressurised refill with a thixotropic ink that stays solid until used and a nitrogen gas plug ensures a steady flow of ink without the pen depending on gravity to draw ink from the refill. These pens that are displayed at the MOMA (Museum of Modern Art) write on glossy surfaces like plastics and coated papers write through grease and underwater and can be used at extreme temperatures from -35 to 121 Celsius and the ‘Shuttle' and ‘Bullet' range are available from the company. 18 month and yearly academic diaries from Paperblanks a selection of high quality best selling pens ‘Safari’ Lamy pens that are specially designed for children who are learning to write come with an anodised aluminium body, a triangular grip for the correct posture, and an easily replaceable nib.
People can also buy the luxury fountain, roller ball, ball pens, and mechanical pencils from Switzerland's only manufacturer of luxury writing instruments, Caran d'Ache that was established in 1924 from The Pen Company. These products are handmade in Geneva using a combination of traditional craftsmanship and modern manufacturing techniques. The finest quality of handmade, limited edition pens, and luxury writing instruments in the south of Italy from the respected and revered manufacturer Delta that was established in 1982 are also available. They were the first company to utilise carbon fibre and titanium and are renowned for innovation in design and the materials used in the manufacture of pens.