THE HISTORY OF OUR MATERIALS
As a luxury pen manufacturer American Hard Goods understands what makes our quality pens different from others is the beauty and quality of our materials for each handcrafted pen we make for you. Below you can find all of the different types of materials we use.
Rhodium has been regarded as one of the most expensive metals in the world 100 times rarer than gold and 150 times more expensive than silver. With the price being $9,400 per troy oz. Rhodium is found in platinum or nickel ores
Kirnite is a material of durable acrylic with contrasting color swirls this material has a high gloss finish and is imported from England
Malachite is a stone of balance, abundance, manifestation and intention. An extremely powerful metaphysical stone, Malachite is often called the “stone of transformation” and is used for deep energy cleaning, bringing healing and positive transformation
Marble is a metamorphic rock formed when limestone is subjected to high pressure or heat. In its pure form, marble is a white stone with a crystalline and sugary appearance, consisting of calcium carbonate (CaCO3). Usually, marble contains other minerals, including quartz, graphite, pyrite, and iron oxides
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Acrylic is a transparent plastic material with outstanding strength, stiffness, and optical clarity. Acrylic sheet is easy to fabricate, bonds well with adhesives and solvents, and is easy to thermoform. It has superior weathering properties compared to many other transparent plastics. Acrylic comes in a variety of colors.
Goncalo Alves is an exotic hardwood from South America. Sometimes referred to as tigerwood due to the wood's often dramatic, contrasting color scheme, comparable to rosewood. The true beauty of Goncalo Alves comes alive, with each passing day the color deepens with exposure and age.