Ancient Indians were the very first to use the pen. According to ancient writers the earliest of pens made in India by using bird feathers, bamboo sticks. The old literature like Puranas, Ramayana and Mahabharata used this kind of pen roughly. The reed pen, generally are made from bamboo and still used in some parts of Pakistan by young students and is used to write on small boards made of timber.
Ball point pens come in a variety of appearance, and are part and parcels of our daily lives. It is an indispensable item, which we carry one or more in our bags everyday. A promotional pen and retraceable pen is one of the popular types available in the market. This type of pen possesses a barrel which is endeavored in two different components which holds the ink reservoir. At the last part of the reservoir, there’s a nib and finishes off with a sphere. Inside the barrel on each side of the reservoir is a spring mechanism, which in turn is secured by a clip and screw on each individual end.
As history says Laszlo Biro, a Hungarian newspaperman had an epiphany and he is the person who created the ink similar to the ones used in newspaper printing in 1943, as it dries really quickly with no annoying stains.
The retractable ball point pens are secured firmly by sockets, while still allowing ample space to move without any restriction. Ink is dispensed by the reservoir by the power of gravity, but the sphere still secures the ink inside until it is rolled out. Whenever the sphere is rolled across a surface, it accepts ink from the reservoir and transferred unto the writing surface. Another fact to retractable ball point pens is that these sphere stops air from entering the reservoir, permitting the quick-drying ink to remain moist at all times. When retractable ball points are in use, there are minute pits and teeth which intertwine with one another as a locking mechanism to make sure that the reservoir stays out. When the pen is retracted back into the tub, these pits and teeth unlocks so that the reservoir is securely back within by the ratchet spring.
Executives and office workers all usually like to receive high quality gifts, and one of the favorite items to receive in the work place that is a branded name pen. There are some brands of pens that can be made into promotional pens, and these have there certain presence and value that is always appreciated by the users. There are long list of brands you can choose from, and you can have your logo or a name engraved on a wide variety of models of promotional pen.
The Parker Pen Company makes some of the finest pens in the world; they have a good reputation for being reliable, high quality writing instruments. All parker products made into promotional pens carry the manufacturer’s warranty.
If you want to impress an executive of your own company or a high profile client, bic promotional pens are always a safe option. If you give somebody a writing implement they would never have treated themselves to, you will have won over a customer or an employee for life.