Pilot Vanishing Point 2023 Limited Edition 60th Anniversary Fountain Pen
Introducing the astonishing Kanreki Limited Edition of the renowned Vanishing Point fountain pen by Pilot! This extraordinary pen not only writes like a dream but also holds the prestigious title of being the world's first retractable fountain pen. It's like having the best of both worlds – the convenience of a click pen with the elegance of a fountain pen, all in one!
Let's take a step back in time to October 21st, 1963, when Pilot unveiled this masterpiece of precision engineering and unsurpassed elegance. The fountain pen community was forever changed as they laid eyes on the Capless (or Vanishing Point as it's known in the United States). It was like magic, or maybe just some really clever engineering, that made the nib disappear and reappear like a majestic phoenix rising from the ashes!
Now, fast forward to 2023, and we have a very special reason to celebrate. Kanreki, a traditional Japanese calendar event, commemorates 60 years of life and renewal – a mark of a completed calendar cycle and symbolizing rebirth. And just like someone turning 60, this Limited Edition Vanishing Point is dressed to impress!
The symbolic red, hi-gloss finish on this pen represents protection and adds a touch of vibrancy that will surely inspire you to write your heart out. The matte black accents complement the striking red, making it a perfect blend of sophistication and boldness – just like those who have seen 60 glorious years!
But wait, there's more! The nib of the Kanreki Limited Edition is crafted from luxurious 18-karat gold, coated in black, and writes like a dream. It's a nib fit for a seasoned wordsmith – or a youthful one seeking the ultimate writing experience!
So, mark your calendars – October 21st, 2023 – the day we commemorate 60 years of the Vanishing Point's awe-inspiring existence. Join us as we celebrate the rebirth of this revolutionary pen and raise a toast to the creative journeys yet to come!
Get your hands on this Kanreki Limited Edition Vanishing Point, and let the words flow like never before. Remember, just like turning 60, it's a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will make you feel truly extraordinary!
Capped Length: 5.55 in.(141.0mm)
Length of Body: 4.46 in.(113.3mm)
Diameter of Body: 0.46 in.(11.7mm)
Diameter of Grip: 0.44 in.(11.2mm)
Weight: 1.1 oz.(31.18g)
Body Material: Metal
Trim Material: PVD Plated
Section Material: Metal
Nib Material: 18k Gold
Fill Mechanism: Cartridge/Converter
Cartridge Type: Proprietary
Ink Capacity (cartridge): 1.05ml
Ink Capacity (converter): 0.82ml
Clip Style: Spring Metal