August 14, 2015
Like the Zebra Minna, these Zebra SL-F1 retractable ballpoints are built with
superb components and quality, and the telescoping and tip retraction mechanism
is unique, fascinating, and makes me happy beyond all proportion.
The pen body is metal and has just the right weight in the hand, and fully
extended is a comfortable writing length for my medium-sized hands. The
ballpoint and ink are superb quality -- as smooth as a gel pen, reliable, and
writes a very fine line. The refills also come in extra fine point and several
The "mint green" is more of a warm turquoise color, as shown in the photo, which
looks great with just about everything.