This is the only ballpoint...
, July 25, 2012
This is the only ballpoint pen that can compete with the Jetstream, if not on
looks then at least on writing ability. The ink is incredibly smooth and dark,
about equal to the Jetstream which, if you know that pen, you know the quality
of the ink that Pentel is up against. That being said, they've done a great job
in formulating a smooth-writing ballpoint that can compete against Uni-Ball's
However, the pen does feel fairly cheap and the aesthetics are not that great.
The grip is also kind of annoying that way it tapers and the way the ridges are
part of the plastic casing itself. Nevertheless, it's a very smooth pen so kudos
to Pentel for making a great ballpoint that can meet, although not surpass, the
I ordered this pen just...
, November 7, 2011
I ordered this pen just because it was a new item and it's description said it
was "super smooth". The description was spot on...this pen is wonderfully
smooth writing with dark ink. I really like using the pen. In fact, I've
ordered a couple of other colors and several refills.