I bought some steel washers but they were too shiny, so I rusted them up a bit and added some metal powders before sealing the washer and drilling
More visits to the hardware store and my antique book bits box and here's the final thing.
I hope it does justice to the amazing one of a kind fountain pens.
makes me want to learn metal smithing too. so many crafts, so little time.
this one is available exclusively at penoply.com