Tachikawa G Nib

Item Code: N137
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N137. Tachikawa G Nib.

A multi-use pen nib capable of drawing thin or thick lines depending on the amount of pressure. It is a great drawing nib. It is good for pointed pen scripts such as Spencerian and Copperplate. (Not as readily available as the Nikko G & Zebra G). Chrome-plated.

- Great nib for pointed pen scripts
- Excellent for for beginners
- Between Nikko G and Zebra G in sharpness and flex
- In JNB G Pen Nib Sampler (N205)
- Made in Japan
- Chrome steel
- Stamped on nib: G / Superior/ Tachikawa / No 3
- Does well on less smooth surfaces, but thick/thin contrast is limited.

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Tachikawa G
May 24, 2014  |  By Ann Cobb
The Tachikawa G nib is a very durable nib that gives fine hairlines and has a smooth tip that does not catch on papers. It is more flexible than the Nikko G and produces finer hairlines. I have had success using it with numerous writing fluids including inks and gouache.