Episode 4

The FrankenPencast


May 14th, 2021

1 hr 26 mins 39 secs

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About this Episode

Brian and Drew share some of your feedback, answer your questions, cover some fun new products and create their ideal FRANKEN-PENS!

Noodler's Boston Safety Pen: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/noodlers-boston-safety-pen-black
Visconti Rembrandt Eco-Logic: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/visconti-rembrandt-eco-logic-fountain-pen-blue
TWSBI Eco Lilac: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/twsbi-eco-fountain-pen-lilac
Diplomat Aero - Stripes Black: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/diplomat-aero-fountain-pen-stripes
Monteverde Regatta Sport - Full Abalone: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/monteverde-regatta-sport-fountain-pen-full-abalone-limited-edition
Edison Premiere Ecto Purple: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/edison-premiere-fountain-pen-ecto-purple-limited-edition
Rickshaw Pen Cases: https://www.gouletpens.com/collections/rickshaw-bagworks-pen-cases
Benu Talisman Pens: https://www.gouletpens.com/collections/benu-talisman-fountain-pens
Pineider Alchemist: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/pineider-alchemist-fountain-pen-kilauea-blue
Girologio Pen Cases: https://www.gouletpens.com/collections/girologio
Original Crown Mill Pure Cotton Paper: https://www.gouletpens.com/products/original-crown-mill-pure-cotton-a4-tablet

0:00 Introduction
1:05 Listener Feedback
14:07 New Stuff
27:04 Question 1 - Are elastic pen loops harmful for pens?
32:45 Question 2 - How to fountain pens work on rag paper?
37:55 Question 3 - Why are brown pens and ink not popular?
44:12 Question 4 - What's the next big thing for Goulet Pens?
46:34 Question 5 - Should Drew grow a mustache, or should John Lane shave?
49:27 Question 6 - Are there fountain pens made from sustainable material?
51:50 Question 7 - Why are gold stub nibs rare?
55:35 Question 8 - How do you clean a fountain pen and keep ink in the converter?
59:15 Question 9 - How do you clean shimmer fallout without removing the feed?
1:01:30 Hypothetical with Drew
1:07:15 Franken-pen!
1:17:48 What's Happening?
1:21:31 Compnay Updates
1:23:42 Closing comments