It's an interesting design for a mechanical pencil. I have no complaints about
its function. The look could be improved I think. It would be a more
attractive design if the bright metal parts all had a satin finish that matches
the writing tip. Also, "Kerry, since 1971, 0.7, Pentel, P1037, Japan" is just
too much garbage text printed on the cap that cheapens the overall look.
I've been using Parker pens with gel ink but wanted to give Pilot a try. This
pen has a quality feel to it. I added a 1.0mm bold refill and I really like it.
Smooth bold lines. The thing that is going to take some getting use to is the
somewhat fat grip that it has, especially when switching over from those slender