In honor of Sailor’s foundation year, the 1911 Series was introduced to maintain the high quality craftsmanship and materials used from the beginning. The smooth writing quality of the wide selection of 21K nibs available for this model is a testament to the 100 years experience in writing instruments. Enjoy this traditional style with elegance and quality.
Sailor pen understands and respects the fundamental principles of writing instruments. Sailor has gained extensive knowledge and experience regarding the selection of materials used for their pens combined with th outstanding craftsmanship: REliance. Also, Sailor always envisioned a clear path towards the production of their products: LOcus. The Realo collection is based on these principles.
The REALO fountain pen is made of acrylics and and is based on the large 1911 fountain pen. The pen uses the piston converter filling system and has a "window" through which you can check the ink level.
All the nibs of the 1911 Full-Size (Large) are made of 21 carat gold, which gives them a very smooth feel on paper. The 21 carat gold, but also the polishing of the tip of the nib in iridium which protects the gold, make this nib an exceptional piece in the world of gold nibs.
Here is a comparison that will help you choose the size of the nib
Nib: EF, F, M, B, Z (Zoom) or MS (Music) – 21K Gold
Materials: PMMA resin
Filling system: Piston filling