If you’re using a Leuchtturm1917, you may be wondering what the best pens to use are. A Leuchtturm1917 is a great choice for a journal, planner, bullet journal, work, school, or, well just about everything.
Before we dive into the best pen for your Leuchtturm1917, let’s talk about what makes your Leuchtturm1917 so special.
Choosing the Best Pens for Leuchtturm1917
Leuchtturm1917 notebooks and journals come in all shapes in sizes. The most versatile form is the Leuchtturm1917 A5 notebook, which comes in a wide variety of colors, and with different paper options such as lines, grids, dots, or just blank.
An A5 notebook is 5.8 x 8.3 in if you aren’t familiar with that sizing.
The paper in a Leuchtturm is 80 GSM, which is a fancy way of saying it is pretty thick. It writes very smoothly, and is usually cream, unless you are using a Leuchtturm white lines notebook.
White lines notebooks have light grey paper and white lines, so your writing or drawing can easily be scanned with an app without the background of the lines, which is pretty cool.
Even if you are using a Leuchtturm white lines, the paper is still 80 GSM
Will Pens Bleed Through Leuchtturm1917 Paper?
The answer to this is usually no, since at 80 GSM it is pretty thick. For reference, this similar weight and thickness to printer paper.
Alcohol based markers and permanent markers will still blend through this type of paper.
This is my daily driver general workhorse of a ballpont pen.
Look, I have a thing for pens, and I try so many of them it isn't even funny, but when it comes time to get stuff done, I always come back to the Pentel RSVP ballpoint pen. Besides black here, it also comes in blue and a pack of assorted colors and tips.