Credit goes to Guitrum for the featured picture and the tutorial pictures.
– Name : Guitrum’s Retractable Mx
– Creator : +Guitrum+
– Length : 18.5 cm
– Weight : As an Mx
– Insert : Yes
– Link : Guitrum’s Retractable Mx (UPSB)
– Making : Difficult
– Pens list :
– 1 RSVP (Everything)
– 1 HGG (grip + tip + backplug)
– Tutorial :
1- Disassemble the pens as shown. Keep what is on the top of the picture.
2- Disassemble the BIC Clic Stic mechanism as shown. Keep what is on the right of the picture.
3- Cut off the top of the BIC mechanism just enough so you can notice the gap on the inside.
4- Cut off until the gap, as shown.
5- Cut off the BIC mechanism bottom just enough so you can notice the inner teeth on the inside.
6- Cut off until there is a tiny space beneath the teeth. It should be about 1 cm long.
7- Poke a hole on the RSVP backcap as shown.
8- Push the cut BIC mechanism inside the RSVP backcap and be sure that it’s well stuck. Add superglue if needed.
9- a) Cut off the RSVP plastic tip just enough so the inktube can slide all the way through. b) Screw on the HGG tip. c) Put the HGG grip.
10- Modify the RSVP inktube as shown. (the length could vary for each person).
11- Cut/file the “larger” parts of the backcap, so that the cap can slide on it while clicking.
12- a) Put back the modified inktube. b) Put the insert.
c) Screw back the backcap. (make sure that the toothpick is well placed and steady in the mechanism).
13- Cut the RSVP grip as shown.
14- Cut off a vertical grip strip (on the lip side).
15- Put the remaining cut grip inside the cap as shown.
16- Cut the HGG backplug as shown.
17- Push the cut backplug inside the RSVP grip, inside the cap.
18- Wrap tape around the end of the BIC mechanism as shown.
19- Put the RSVP cap on so it connects with the RSVP backcap base, to make it click properly.
– Comment :
Congratulations Guitrum for making this mod, small amount of pens, moreover, they are easy to find. Awesome !
– Video :
Guitrum trying his mod :