The Duofold pin stripe products are precision machined and diffusion bonded. Each stripe within the pin stripe pattern is an individual piece of acrylic with the barrel and cap both comprising 24 precision machined components. This product was produced in both Navy and Chocolate.
Duofold Pin StripeThe Duofold pin stripe products are precision machined and diffusion bonded. Each stripe within the pin stripe pattern is an individual piece of acrylic with the barrel and cap both comprising 24 precision machined components. This product was produced in both Navy and Chocolate.
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The number 8 is a lucky number in Asia.  The Limited Edition Parker Duofold Lucky 8 was a great success when launched in 2008.
Parker Duofold Lucky 8The number 8 is a lucky number in Asia. The Limited Edition Parker Duofold Lucky 8 was a great success when launched in 2008.
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The Parker Duofold Pearl and Black is a classic from the 1920’s. Carville first produced this product in 1990 using pearl acrylic and, over 25 years later, production of this fine writing instrument continues. This is a very popular choice with Duofold customers.
Parker Duofold Pearl & BlackThe Parker Duofold Pearl and Black is a classic from the 1920’s. Carville first produced this product in 1990 using pearl acrylic and, over 25 years later, production of this fine writing instrument continues. This is a very popular choice with Duofold customers.
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The Parker Pen Company carefully selected a range of pearl material colours for use in the Duofold Check product. Each Duofold check uses two complimentary colours which are precision machined and diffusion bonded to create a unique look and feel.
Duofold Blue CheckThe Parker Pen Company carefully selected a range of pearl material colours for use in the Duofold Check product. Each Duofold check uses two complimentary colours which are precision machined and diffusion bonded to create a unique look and feel.
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This fine writing instrument was developed and manufactured for the Parker Pen Company in 2010. It was a limited edition and it achieved great success within Asia’s fine writing community.
Duofold Senior - Blue StripeThis fine writing instrument was developed and manufactured for the Parker Pen Company in 2010. It was a limited edition and it achieved great success within Asia’s fine writing community.
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Amber Check is another member of The Parker Pen Companies range of Check Duofolds. The selection of Amber and Brown pearl materials ensures a warm and luxurious appearance for this fine writing instrument.
Duofold Amber CheckAmber Check is another member of The Parker Pen Companies range of Check Duofolds. The selection of Amber and Brown pearl materials ensures a warm and luxurious appearance for this fine writing instrument.
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DNA was produced in 2009 using pearl acrylic. The DNA name was derived from the precise helix pattern that has been machined in to the barrel and the cap components.
Parker Duofold - DNADNA was produced in 2009 using pearl acrylic. The DNA name was derived from the precise helix pattern that has been machined in to the barrel and the cap components.
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Grey Pearl was a variant on the highly popular Parker Duofold Pearl and Black product.
Parker Duofold Grey PearlGrey Pearl was a variant on the highly popular Parker Duofold Pearl and Black product.
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The Parker Cloisonné Mandarin Yellow Fountain Pen has a depth of colour which can only be achieved with the best quality acrylic materials.
Duofold - Cloisonné Mandarin YellowThe Parker Cloisonné Mandarin Yellow Fountain Pen has a depth of colour which can only be achieved with the best quality acrylic materials.
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The Olive Green Check is the third member of the Duofold Check product family. Like the other colours in the range, each square of pearl material has an individual pattern which ensures that every Duofold Check product is unique in appearance.
Duofold - Olive CheckThe Olive Green Check is the third member of the Duofold Check product family. Like the other colours in the range, each square of pearl material has an individual pattern which ensures that every Duofold Check product is unique in appearance.
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Andreas Lambrou is well known in the writing instrument market. Carville have produced unique diffusion bonded components for use in the several Classic Pens fine writing instruments.
Classic Pens - RedAndreas Lambrou is well known in the writing instrument market. Carville have produced unique diffusion bonded components for use in the several Classic Pens fine writing instruments.
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Duofold Pin Stripe Chocolat was produced alongside the Duofold Pin Stripe Navy. This is a complex bonded component which will offer the owner a long and reliable performance.
Duofold ChocolatDuofold Pin Stripe Chocolat was produced alongside the Duofold Pin Stripe Navy. This is a complex bonded component which will offer the owner a long and reliable performance.
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The original Duofold Mosaic product was a limited edition of 5,000 writing instruments in Blue. The product was an instant success and the complete edition sold very quickly. The Parker Pen Company introduced the Black Mosaic to meet market demand for this premium writing instrument. Black Mosaic was also very successful with customers.
Parker Duofold Black MosaicThe original Duofold Mosaic product was a limited edition of 5,000 writing instruments in Blue. The product was an instant success and the complete edition sold very quickly. The Parker Pen Company introduced the Black Mosaic to meet market demand for this premium writing instrument. Black Mosaic was also very successful with customers.
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The Parker Duofold True Blue was another heritage product revived with the use of modern acrylic materials. Several versions were produced before the correct colour shades were identified and the subtle feathering pattern from Blue to Cream was achieved.
Duofold - True BlueThe Parker Duofold True Blue was another heritage product revived with the use of modern acrylic materials. Several versions were produced before the correct colour shades were identified and the subtle feathering pattern from Blue to Cream was achieved.
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Andreas Lambrou is well known in the writing instrument market. Carville have produced unique diffusion bonded components for use in the several Classic Pens fine writing instruments.
Classic Pens - SpaceAndreas Lambrou is well known in the writing instrument market. Carville have produced unique diffusion bonded components for use in the several Classic Pens fine writing instruments.
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    Fine Writing

    Fine Writing Acrylic Material

     

    Fine writing instruments in the form of fountain pens, roller balls and ball pens continue to be very popular. There are a number of recognisable brand names who are continually working to develop new and innovative products which will capture the end customer’s imagination.

    The writing instrument market offers customers a range of standard products for every day use along with beautifully crafted limited editions which are often enhanced with precious metals and jewels.

     

    Acrylic Material
    Due to its light weight, balance, warm feel and attractive cosmetic appearance, acrylic is a very popular material in the production of component bodies for the fine writing instrument market.

    The writing instrument market is always looking for something new and unique and Carville can offer this by using our proprietary diffusion bonding and casting techniques. These techniques were originally developed to support the aerospace and medical markets and are ideally suited to the manufacture of fine writing components.

    Carville produce bespoke writing instrument components for some of the world’s leading writing instrument manufacturers. Carville’s customers include Parker Pens, Waterman, Montegrappa (Italy), Delta (Italy) and Classic Pens (USA).

    Acrylic writing instrument components produced by Carville are used as bodies for high end fountain pens, roller balls, ball pens and pencils. Materials may be machined, bonded and cast to create unique patterns that are supplied on an exclusive basis, are long lasting and hard wearing.

    If you would like something exclusive and unique, explore the fine writing instruments manufactured and supplied by Carville.