X-Feather Black 3 oz Bottled Ink by Noodler's Ink®
100% made in the U.S.A...from the cap to the bottle to the ink.
-X-Feather was designed for people who use absorbent paper & care more about feather-resistance than drying time.
-Resists feathering on very absorbent recycled paper.
-Thicker than the standard Noodler's ink; allows for achieving solid, non-shading lines with flexible & italic calligraphy pens
-Takes longer to dry. In addition to improving feather-resistance
-“Bulletproof”: water resistant on cellulose-based papers & resists all known tools of forgers, including UV light, bleach, alcohol, and other solvents.
-This ink may still be vulnerable to smearing when exposed to water.
-“Eternal”: resists the effects of time
this ink is archival, fade resistant, &unaffected by humid or acidic conditions.
-As this ink, as all Noodler’s Inks, is hand made in small batches and therefore the colors can vary slightly from bottle to another
Noodler’s Ink Properties....as per Noodler's Ink Website:
“Bulletproof Ink” is a term that may be a perpetually changing measure. As Noodler’s developed greater durability in its inks, the definition of “bulletproof” evolved to accommodate new durability. When first described in Greg Clark’s “Ink Sampler” magazine many years ago it generally referenced water resistance and some other archival qualities. Later the term evolved to include resistance to an increasing array of industrial solvents and bleaching agents and other tools of the forgers – and severe tests in the Arizona sunlight over many months (as well as heat lamps, ageing ovens, biological attacks in moist conditions – Hurricane Katrina situations for example – among many further tests…)."
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