The Goulet Pencast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

25 episodes of The Goulet Pencast since the first episode, which aired on April 15th, 2021.

  • Episode 24: An All-Ink Q&A with some Turkey Hammocks!

    November 22nd, 2021  |  1 hr 43 mins
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    Brian and Drew answer your ink-related questions this week! The LAMY Studio in their "Pen of the Week", and there's a new "Tip of the Week" segment as well as a focus on Holiday Shopping. As a special bonus, the most loyal/insane Pencast fans now have access to a Turkey Hammock sticker! Check it out here: https://gouletpens.creator-spring.com/listing/goulet-turkey-hammock-sticker

  • Episode 23: How to Penable Like a Champ!

    November 15th, 2021  |  1 hr 44 mins
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    Brian and Drew give their opinions of how to best gift pens to friends - specifically if they're a first time user, or a lefty! Despite Brian's ladybug invasion, they also cover the importance of smooth nibs, have a silly-question-lightning-round and review their pen(s) of the week in this episode of the Goulet Pencast!

  • Episode 22: Heirloom Pens and Restarting Our Collections

    November 8th, 2021  |  1 hr 55 mins
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    Brian and Drew discuss their ideal heirloom pens and chat about what pens they would re-start their collections with in this episode of the Goulet Pencast! Additionally, Brian gets a surprise visit and we FINALLY get to feature the Platinum Preppy as the "Pen of the Week"! That plus more questions and and fun updates! Happy Fountain Pen day!

  • Episode 21: The Mega Q&A Episode!

    November 1st, 2021  |  1 hr 39 mins
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    It's an ALL Q&A episode of the Pencast! Brian and Drew answer 15 questions that they've been hanging on to for a rainy day. Chapter are added for your convenience!

  • Episode 20: Fountain Pen Mocking (GASP) and a LAMY Nubbin!

    October 25th, 2021  |  1 hr 14 mins
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    Brian and Drew discuss the hidden "stubby nubbin" tool for the LAMY Dialog and also answer your questions about water resistant inks, their favorite pen filling systems and more! Plus, some usual segments like "What's on your desk?" and feedback from you! Thank you for joining us for episode 20 of The Goulet Pencast!

  • Episode 19: Behind The Scenes, Best Browns & Snack Chat!

    October 18th, 2021  |  1 hr 50 mins
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    Drew counts down his favorite Brown pens and Inks, Brian reveals behind-the-scenes details on the process of carrying a new pen, and he also breaks a product in the name of investigative reporting. All this plus our usual segments like "What's on Your Desk?" "Listener Feedback", and a delicious hypothetical question!

  • Episode 18: Underrated Inks and The Pilot Custom 823!

    October 12th, 2021  |  1 hr 42 mins
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    Brian and Drew discuss their picks for the most underrated fountain pen inks and review the Pilot Custom 823: the pen of the week! Also on this week's episode of the Goulet Pencast are other segments, covering new and upcoming writing products, listener feedback and more Q&A fun! Each topic is time stamped and the products mentioned can be found in the links below.

  • Episode 17: Wet & Dry Ink, Plus Crustaceans & Barnacles

    October 5th, 2021  |  1 hr 54 mins
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    Welcome to episode 17 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer some of your questions (including a few discussions about ink flow and the price differences in gold & steel nib pens) while also sharing the "Pen of the Week", the Monteverde Regatta!

  • Episode 16: Our Favorite Nibs & Legally Swapping Pen Parts!

    September 28th, 2021  |  1 hr 46 mins
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    Welcome to episode 16 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer some of your questions (including their picks for some Halloween-themed pens and ink) while also sharing the "Pen of the Week", the Pilot Explorer!

  • Episode 15: A Lightfast Deep-Dive and The Diplomat Aero!

    September 20th, 2021  |  1 hr 43 mins
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    Welcome to episode 15 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer some of your questions (including a lightfast deep-dive and a hypothetical about giving up pens) while also sharing the "Pen of the Week", the Diplomat Aero!

  • Episode 14: Favorite Notebooks and Our Picks for Teacher Pens!

    September 7th, 2021  |  1 hr 53 mins
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    Welcome to episode 14 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer some of your questions (including two questions that require some tact) while also revisiting their first "Pen of the Week" segment, starring the TWSBI SWIPE!

  • Episode 13: Underrated Pens

    August 27th, 2021  |  1 hr 38 mins
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    Welcome to episode 13 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer some of your questions (including a ranking of top underrated pens) while also conducting their first "Pen of the Week" segment!

  • Episode 12: Stub Nibs and a Rainbombre Pen

    August 20th, 2021  |  1 hr 22 mins
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    Welcome to episode 12 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback and answer a couple of stub nib questions! Drew also attempts an ill-fated toy accordion performance.

  • Episode 11: The Pancake Influencer

    August 13th, 2021  |  1 hr 33 mins
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    Welcome to episode 11 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback, and discuss the DC Pen Show, a Goulet Brick & Mortar store and the difference between resin and plastic!

  • Episode 10: Feeling the Potential Energy

    July 30th, 2021  |  1 hr 45 mins
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    Welcome to episode 10 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback, answer your questions, and spotlight the new TWSBI Swipe fountain pen.

    **Correction - The DC Pen show is taking place August 5-8 this year. Disregard the comment in the video about it being "this weekend".

  • Episode 9: Inky Stalagmites

    July 16th, 2021  |  1 hr 14 mins
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    Welcome to episode 9 of The Goulet Pencast! In this episode, Brian and Drew share some of your feedback, answer your questions, and Brian takes his turn at a hypothetical question! Drew also reveals that he has no idea what a haberdasher is.