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You and the hobby

First I want to find out about you and your experiences as a fountain pen enthusiast.

Q.1
How long have you been 'into' fountain pens? *

Q.2
What is it about fountain pens that attracts you?

Q.3
Have you ever... *
Never Once A few times Regularly
Attended an organised pen show?
Been to a local pen meet?
Visited a physical specialist pen shop?
Sent a pen or nib off for a nib exchange or nib work?
Had a problem with the quality control of a new pen (eg nib problems)?
Bought and used vintage pens?
Used a stationery or ink subscription box service?
Participated in an organised community event like Inktober or Nanowrimo?
Commissioned a custom pen from a maker?

Attended an organised pen show?

Been to a local pen meet?

Visited a physical specialist pen shop?

Sent a pen or nib off for a nib exchange or nib work?

Had a problem with the quality control of a new pen (eg nib problems)?

Bought and used vintage pens?

Used a stationery or ink subscription box service?

Participated in an organised community event like Inktober or Nanowrimo?

Commissioned a custom pen from a maker?

Q.4
So you're interested in fountain pens. Are you also interested in...?

Q.5
In addition to fountain pens, do you also write with...? *
Absolutely never Only when I have to Yes, but less often than my fountain pens Yes, as often or more than my fountain pens
Ballpoints
Rollerballs
Pencils

Ballpoints

Rollerballs

Pencils

Q.6
How do you use your pens?

Q.7
Which hand do you use to write with nowadays? *

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