Platinum - Procyon Luster
PROCYON LUSTER, a new fountain pen with a luxury feel suited for adults, will join the PROCYON brand line launched in 2018. Named after the brightest star in the constellation of Canis Minor, one of the 21 first magnitude stars, PROCYON has em- ployed an all-new body form and color variations under the concept of a fountain pen that brightens up people’s business scenes and lifestyles.
Awarded the Grand Prix in the Functionality Category of the 28th STATIONERY OF THE YEAR 2019, the brand was recognized not only for its writing feel but also for the improved functionality as a fountain pen. PROCYON LUSTER offers a luxury color variation with two different types of surface treatment to achieve a smooth texture. The crown on the top is applied with chrome plating, ideal for formal occasions.
Features of PROCYON fountain pen:
(1)"Slip&Seal Mechanism" that gives a smooth writing experience at any time .
(2)Unique feeder with "The Last Drop Mechanism" for easier ink absorption.
(3)The flexible pentagon-shaped large nib.
(4)Best weight balance with the metallic body.
(5)Special Surface treatment and coloring.
"Slip & Seal Mechanism", which is one of the main features of our representative #3776 CENTURY fountain pen models, is also employed for PROCYON. This Platinum Pens unique mechanism enabled a pen with a screw-type cap to offer superior airtightness using the inner cap.it provides smooth riting with fresh ink at any time.
in 1962, Platinum Pen launched japans first fountain pen that employed a pentagon-shaped gold nib.The same production Know-how for such a pen nib is also applied in the PROCYON fountain pen. its resiliency realizes a writing feel similar to that of a gold nib in spite of being made with stainless steel.
There is no need to dip the pen up to its gripping section into the ink when drawing ink using a converter. The newly designed feeder of PROCYON fountain pen lets you draw enough ink only by dipping the nib up to its end. in this way,it made it easier to draw ink even when only a small amount of ink is left in the bottle.
Although the pen has a voluminous metallic body, it has achieved the best weight balance by using aluminum for the material.in addition, a close attention has been given to obtain a good balance when the cap is placed on the back of the pen so as offer a pleasant writing experience.
(5) Special surface treatment and coloring.
While maintaining the unique texture of the metallic body, different textures were achieved through surface treatment process.