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The Jetstream - Just in!!
If you want a slender pen, or an alternative to a Slimline or a Streamline that takes a Parker refill instead of a Cross refill, this is the pen kit for you
Jetstream pen kits - just arrived
Just in - check out our latest pen kit HERE,
Beaufort Ink fountain pen nib

PEN KITS, PEN BLANKS, TOOLS & SUPPLIES FOR DISCERNING PEN MAKERS AND ENTHUSIASTS

We are manufacturers and distributors of high end pen kits, pen blanks, fountain pen nibs, fountain pen inks, tools and supplies for discerning pen makers and pen owners. From our world class pen turning  kits and pen refills, to Bock fountain pen nibs and our range of sumptuous fountain pen inks,  everything we make or sell is driven by quality. We don’t compromise just to shave a few pennies off the price, we don’t simply copy, and we don’t stock low grade products just to get a slice of the mass market.

Celebrating 10 years in business -  2014 to 2024

All our pen kits and branded products are made to exacting standards and tolerances to compete with the best in the world, and those products we stock from other manufacturers are chosen because we believe they are market leaders. From the best pen making kits available worldwide to the lowliest pen spring, if you are seeking top quality pen kits, fountain pen nibs, fountain pen inks, pen refills, pen turning and woodturning tools and supplies, with good value for money, then you’ve come to the right place.

Leveche fountain pen kits and rollerball pen kits
Leveche fountain pen kits and rollerball pen kits


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High end pen kits for discerning pen makers

PEN KITS

High end pen kits for discerning pen makers

Our exclusive, high end pen kits enjoy an enviable reputation amongst discerning pen makers, both here in the UK and internationally, and rank amongst the very best pen turning kits available worldwide
We have one of the largest selections of pen blanks available anywhere under one roof

PEN BLANKS

Pen blanks for pen kits and kitless pens

We have one of the largest selections of pen blanks available anywhere under one roof, including Kirinite, GPS Agencies, Semplicita, Cullinor Acrylics, Minerva, and small batch issues from talented artisan pen blank makers
A gold Jetstream in cocobolo

JETSTREAM PEN KITS

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Huge selection of fountain pen nibs in sizes 5, 6 & 8

FOUNTAIN PEN NIBS

Huge selection of nibs in sizes 5, 6 & 8

Nibs are available with Bock’s own housings and feeds, and also with housings and feeds to fit many pens kits. Choose the option that suits you best.
Our fountain pen inks are available in 45ml bottles, cartridges, and 10ml sample packs

FOUNTAIN PEN INK

A choice of rich colours that are just that bit different

Available in 45ml bottles, cartridges, and 10ml sample packs. Not merely re-badged colours from other makers, all our inks are unique to Beaufort Ink
World class pen refills for Parker, Cross and Rollerballs

PEN REFILLS

World class refills for Parker, Cross and Rollerball pens


Refills to upgrade almost all pens kits and to suit Parker pens, Cross pens & Rollerballs
Pen refill display stands

PEN REFILL DISPLAY STANDS

Sell spare refills for profit on your craft stall

View refill display stands
Pen boxes and pen pouches for every pen presentation need

PEN BOXES  & POUCHES

From everyday, low cost pen pouches, to high end, luxury pen boxes

Pen presentation for every need
Great looking pen display stand in a choice of styles

PEN STANDS

We have a range of great looking pen display stands in a choice of styles

Made specially for us to our own designs
We specialise in tools and supplies for kitless pens and custome pen makerspens

KITLESS PEN MAKING

We specialise in tools and supplies for custom pens or so called kitless pens

Custom pen tools & supplies
Wood turning supplies - the Versachuck wood lathe chuk is unquestionably the most versatile wood turning lathe chuck on the market

WOOD TURNING & WORKSHOP

Including the Versachuck wood lathe chuck system

Tools & supplies for the lathe and workshop


NEW ARRIVALS & SPECIAL OFFERS
Check out our latest products and discounts
Semplicita Blaze Orange pen blanks - new colour now in stock

SEMPLICITA BLAZE ORANGE PEN BLANK

New colour - now in stock
Semplicita Pen Blanks
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Jetstream pen kits
Jetstream pen kits
New Item
Blue Green & White - ebonite rod
Blue Green & White - ebonite rod

Blue Green & White - ebonite rod

eb-EBONITE-BL/GN/WT
From £3.96
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Kirinite Cracked Obsidian pen blank
Kirinite Cracked Obsidian pen blank
New Item
Starbond 5-Minute Epoxy Glue - 8oz
Starbond 5-Minute Epoxy Glue - 8oz
New Item
Beall wood threader kit - 1 1/2 inch
Beall wood threader kit - 1 1/2 inch
New Item
Beall wood threader kit - 1 inch
Beall wood threader kit - 1 inch
Discontinued - reduced to clear
Blue & Yellow - GPS Abstract Series polyester pen blank
Blue & Yellow - GPS Abstract Series polyester pen blank
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We pride ourselves on an exemplary level of customer service. We endeavour to dispatch all orders the same day where possible, or the next working day. We understand that sometimes problems need solving, which we undertake to do in a professional, friendly and timely manner. We value our customers, and in this day and age of  faceless commerce, we prefer to stick with traditional values and treat people how we would like to be treated ourselves
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We’re not some impersonal online retailer hiding behind the internet. We are owned and run by people with a real knowledge and understanding of pens and of pen making. Please do feel free to get in touch if you would like any help or advice - our contact details are in the link at the bottom of every page

 

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