THIS IS THE PEN THAT YOU CAN PASS TO YOUR GRANDKIDS, AND YOUR GRANDKIDS CAN PASS TO THEIR GRANDKIDS AND SO ON
Machined pen barrels, getting ready for assembly
Testing pen barrel precision
Machining custom screws
There is no visible branding on the surface of Pen Type-A. Since a pen is such an intimate object, it is important for us to be extremely discreet with our logo. Who wants to see someone else’s name on something they own? However, hidden under the coin screw is the tiny CW&T inscription. It’s there just in case you or your grandkids want to figure out where it came from."
Describe your product in 3 words.
Precision, Over-engineered, Minimal
Where did you get the inspiration for your product?
Our inspiration came from using all kinds of fine tip pens. We eventually fell in love with Pilot’s Hi-Tec-C pens.
What differentiates your product from similar products out there?
Pen Type-A is machined using state of the art equipment to meet the precision necessary to create a smooth pneumatic falling effect.
Tell us about the best and most challenging parts of the creation process.
Finding a manufacturer that could meet the requirements of Pen Type-A was a huge challenge. We spent years refining the design and manufacturing process to make this pen. The best part is that we’ve learned a lot in the process and we’re excited to apply our knowledge to a series of new products.