Ceramics are an ancient material, but in recent decades high-tech ceramics have been developed for use in many applications where their strength, hardness and resistance to scratching have made them an invaluable resource for designers of a wide range of innovative products.
The designers at Caran d'Ache have seen the opportunity afforded by ceramic materials to make this outstanding range of ceramic bodied pens. The strength and hardness of ceramic produces a pen that will retain it's lustrous gloss for decades, and the silky smooth feel of the faceted barrel is like no other material. Glossy black ceramic combines with rhodium coated, silver-plated accents.
The Varius Ceramic is available as a fountain pen, which accepts the 'standard' short cartridge, or can be filled from an inkwell with the converter provided. It is also available in a rollerball, or ballpoint