This originally was a...
, January 28, 2012
This originally was a great multi pen with mech. pencil combo. Unfortunately,
for EVERY SINGLE PEN I have bought (which is about five), the pencil will
eventually jam and stop working. It's a real bummer, cause otherwise it would
be perfect. And believe me, it's not really a fixable issue (it's not your
traditional jam, which I have fixed in many lead pencils over the years);
basically after experiencing the stresses of normal use, the shaft bends and the
clicking function for lead advance no longer works. It's a big disappointment.
If you just take a look at the quality of the mechanical pencil, you'll see that
it's pretty low budget. I have several Pilot Dr. Grips, but the ink in those is
nowhere near the quality of these pens. It's too bad; otherwise it would be the