Turn Old Ball Point Pens Into a Stylus

Didn’t know this. Apparently you can turn an old ball point pen into a stylus. LSN Global has created the ECOPLUS ballpoint pen cartridge which comes with a nib similar to what we see for the current crop of styli. Of course this only works on passive screens.

Pen-stylus

That said, you might want to listen to some interesting info from Hugo Ortega on this GBM podcast. According to Hugo there is a defintie relationship between an OEM’s stylus and the screen and he recommends staying true to the stylus and replacment nibs offered by the manufacturer of your device.

Via Aving