Why do pens have springs

A pen is a small, long Canada Goose Parka cylindrical device containing ink that you place in your hand with which to write or draw. You can write cheap Canada Goose all kinds of things, for example you can write love letters or do school work. Whatever you think in your mind you can put down on paper. One could write several sentences before the quill dried out and had to be returned to the well. Back when I was in school desks came with small holes in the upper right corner to hold the ink well, which was a small glass container of ink. A popular trick was for boys to dip the ends of girl’s pig tails (a common fashion back in the day) into the ink well, which then stained the backs canada goose clearance sale of their blouses. Many a young lad whiled away a hot afternoon in the corner of some school room, wearing the dunce Canada Goose Online cap, after engaging in canada goose outlet such mischievous antics. (MORE)

The history of writing instruments with which humans have recorded and conveyed thoughts, Canada Goose Coats On Sale feelings and grocery lists, is the history of civilization itself. This is how we canada goose store know about our ancestors and their lives. Around 24,000 BC, the cave man started drawing pictures with the stone onto the walls of his cave dwelling. His drawings showed events in daily life such as the planting of crops or hunting victories. Walls at the Apollo site in Namibia, southwest Africa are believed to be the oldest rock paintings to date. Before paper came along, people used clay or wax tablets on which they wrote using sharp objects such as metal sticks or bones. Around 6000 years ago, in 4000 BC, the Egyptians invented the first substance like paper called papyrus. It was a canada goose woven mat of reeds, pounded together into a hard, thin sheet. The word ‘paper’ actually comes from the word ‘papyrus’. Ancient Greeks are also known to have used a kind of parchment made from animal skins for the same purpose. Now something was needed to write upon the parchment or the papyrus. Bones or metal sticks were no longer useful as the papyrus could not be scratched. So the Egyptians created a reed pen perfect for the papyrus. These were mostly the hollow tubular stems of marsh grasses, especially from the bamboo plant. And thus, ancient Egyptians converted bamboo stems into a primitive form of a fountain pen. They cut one end into the form of a pen nib or point. A writing fluid or ink filled the stem and the reed forced the fluid to the nib. Another writing instrument that remained active in history for a long period was the quill pen. Introduced around 1300 years ago in 700 AD, the quill was a pen made from a bird feather. The five outer left wing feathers were plucked from the birds in the spring season. Goose feathers were most common, canadian goose jacket swan feathers were of a high quality, being scarce and most expensive. For making fine line drawings, crow feathers were the best, then came the feathers of the eagle, owl, hawk and turkey. Quill pens lasted for only a week before it was necessary to replace them. There were other disadvantages associated with their use, including a lengthy preparation time. This led to the development of the modern fountain pen in the 19th century. (MORE)

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