A pen is a common writing instrument used to apply ink to a surface, usually paper, for writing or drawing. Historically, reed pens, quill pens, and dip pens were used, with a nib dipped in ink. Ruling pens allow precise adjustment of line width, and still find a few specialized uses, but technical pens such as the Rapidograph are more commonly used. Modern types include ballpoint, rollerball, fountain and felt or ceramic tip pens. because pen is a necessary items, custom pen printing become a corporate gifts. There are a few ways to custom pen, silkscreen printing, digital printing, or laser engrave can be used to custom a pen.
Silkscreen printing of a pen when the design is simply 1 or 2 colors, and quantity more than 100 pcs, but if a design or logo is more than 2 colors, UV printing is recommaned to customise a pen, UV printing pen is now getting popular as there is no minimum of quantity required for the customisation. The latest custom pen method is laser engraved pen. engraving design shall be 1 color also, and the design will be cut into the pen. Custom pen printing with laser engraving is getting more and more popular.