Pen Resources



Information on Sheaffer Pens
We have some pages devoted to model identification, Snorkel and Touchdown identification guide, and various Sheaffer ephemera such as catalogs and handouts. 

How to Prepare a New Old Stock Pen for Usage
Here are our recommendations for getting your new old stock pen ready for writing. These new/old pens often have some factory residue that needs cleaning.

Pen Filling Instructions
This page shows how to use several different types of filling systems, from button fillers to vac-fills. 

Links for Collectors
Here you'll find a variety of links to fountain pen forums, repair resources, etc.

Pen Grading
We strive to create descriptions of pre-owned pens that will properly set expectations for our customers. Here's an overview of how we rank pens.