Description The Sailor Pro Gear Slim Solar Term Series fountain pen Tako has a classic flat-top cap and barrel design, and features a faded deep rose colored shimmering resin barrel and cap accented by gold-plated trim. The cap finial is a cream color that perfectly contrasts the rest of the pen. The legendary Sailor 14k gold nib is available in several nib sizes, each of which offers an extraordinary writing experience. The cap screws on to close, and the cap will post on the barrel when writing, which helps to make the pen feel almost full-sized in the hand. Sailor Pro Gear Slim Solar Term Series fountain pen Tako represents the summer solstice, with colors inspired by the octopus traditionally eaten on this day in hopes of an abundant growing season.The Sailor Pro Gear Slim fountain pen includes a proprietary Sailor converter for use with bottled ink, as well as 2 Sailor proprietary cartridges.For the best long-term performance of your Sailor fountain pen, we highly recommend that you use the Sailor Fountain Pen Maintenance Kit for the most efficient way to clean your fountain pen!The Sailor Pro Gear Slim fountain pen is one of the company's most popular and most affordable models.We offer Free Shipping on all orders over $59 for US customers, and for orders over $250 for our Canadian customers.