Nib Guide

Since it’s the part of the fountain pen that touches the paper, the nib has a major impact on how each pen writes. Most LAMY fountain pens feature Extra Fine, Fine, Medium and Broad nibs, so here’s a look at each nib size and what it does best.

Extra Fine

Extra Fine nibs are sharp and precise, with the narrowest line in the LAMY range. EF nibs excel at detailed handwriting and updating your busy schedule in your diary, and also leave the least ink on the page, helping it to dry faster. Perfect for those with tight, neat handwriting.


Fine nibs are a touch broader than EF nibs, allowing the ink to flow more generously, which creates a richer line on the page, and also lets the pen glide more gracefully across the page.


Medium nibs are broader again, delivering a thick, vivid line as it moves across the page. That extra ink also helps the pen to flow as you write, and makes your handwriting look even more lively and vibrant. If you’re starting out with fountain pens, a Medium nib is a great introduction.


Broad nibs make for handwriting that’s full of flourishes and line variations, which lends a vibrancy to letters, notes and journal entries. It’s a lively experience, and can be quite stunning, but the amount of ink on the page means it can be hard to manage for fountain pen newcomers, with greater chances of blurring or smudging.

Logo Twin Pen

Logo Twin Pen

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  • 2-in-1 Ballpoint Pen and Mechanical Pencil
  • Medium tip – 1mm (ballpoint)
  • 0.5mm lead (mechanical pencil)
  • Refill with LAMY M21 Ballpoint Refill and LAMY M41 0.5mm Lead Refill
  • 13.5cm long
  • Twist-action mechanism
  • Stainless steel body with brushed finish
  • Designed and made in Germany


With a timeless design and high level of functionality, the LAMY logo Twin Pen is a reliable companion for writing, sketching, designing and more. Sporting a spring-loaded clip and a strong, reliable push mechanism, the logo makes it easy to switch between a ballpoint pen and a mechanical pencil as easily as pushing a button, ensuring the Logo will quickly become an evergreen favourite in your collection.

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