The Faber Castell BASIC Shiny fountain pen features a polished chrome plated barrel and soft-touch cap and gripping section. These models take standard size cartridges or they can be adapted to use bottled ink using a Faber Castell converter
(use only this converter as other brands may be too wide for the barrel). Stainless steel nib. Overall length 140mm when closed.
Note that in the images above the pen shown closed is actually a rollerball model so there may be small detail differences.
Length capped = 139.3mm
Nib length = 18.8mm
Section length = 39.4mm
Section diameter (max/min) = 11.3/8.7mm
Barrel diameter (max) = 12.0mm
Total length (not posted, including nib) = 135mm
Total length posted (including nib) = 191mm
Weight = 29g