The Intrepid (Kings Cross), in chrome and gunmetal
A twist action ballpoint pen with an overall length of only 123mm, the Intrepid is perfect for anyone who loves the clean lines with only a minimal amount of detail. The twist action is firm and smooth, and the top twists to reveal the Schmidt refill.
- Smooth two-toned hardware
- Twist action
- Replaceable black-ink refill (Parker style/G2)
- Elegantly detailed band
- Full rhodium
- Rhodium and black titanium
- Chrome and gunmetal
- Gold and gunmetal
- Full black
Materials used to craft this pen:
Kings Cross station began construction in the 1840's and was eventually opened in 1852 by the Great Northern Railway.
In 1923 the station came under new ownership of the London and North Eastern Railway, who introduced services such as the Flying Scotsman.
In recent years Kings Cross station has appeared many times in the Harry Potter films as a gateway to catch the 'Hogwarts Express' at platform nine and three quarters.
Common Name(s): Jarrah
Scientific Name: Eucalyptus marginata
Tree Size: 100-130 ft (30-40 m) tall, 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m) trunk diameter
Color/Appearance: Heartwood color ranges from a light red or brown to a darker brick red; tends to darken with exposure to light. Thin sapwood is a pale yellow to pink.
Comments: Because of its great durability and common occurrence, Jarrah is a useful timber for exterior projects in Australia. Its vibrant red color, and high density add to its marketability for use as a flooring material. Jarrah burl is also prized among wood turners, with its tight knots, swirling grain, and rich colors giving an aesthetically pleasing appearance.