Sandy that is a great looking first pen. Measure the ink tip when you turn it and see how far it comes out. It should be at least 1/8" out. If not you may have to push your transmission piece in just a fraction more. I have had this happen. Also if the tip is coming out at least 1/8" then you probably have a bad transmission unit. I have had a couple that did exactly what you are describing. Like Frank said the supplier should get you another one but it isn't hardly worth the effort because then you have to disassemble the bottom piece and they can be a pain. Just a thought. Keep'em coming Sandy. Look forward to more.
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