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Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens

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About the Pilot Vanishing Point Collection

The Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen has a unique retractable nib instead of a cap. With the click of a button the nib extends or retracts inside the body of the pen.

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Product Specifications
Length: 5.5 in.
Diameter: 0.5 in.
Weight: 0.9 oz.
Nib Material: Gold
Fill Mechanism: Cartridge/Converter
Cartridge Type: Proprietary

Available Sizes & Colors
The Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens usually ships within 1 business day unless otherwise specified.


Guaranteed Quality
Each Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens we sell is guaranteed to be genuine, authentic and will arrive brand new & unused!
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Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Reviews

quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
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Overall rating:
4.8
out of 5
(47 reviews)

 
I was surprised at how beautiful the silver trim with the black lacquer finish is. The extra fine nib writes perfect with Pilot Blue Black ink. There is one sour note however. The clip attachment is a little loose on the pen. There is a perceptible amount of side to side play on the clip. I am not sure if that is normal.

Olyphant, PA
overall: 4 out of 5
overall rating 4 out of 5
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quality rating 3 out of 5
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function rating 3 out of 5
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style rating 3 out of 5
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I snapped up possibly The Last of the Raden pens, and I'm ever so glad I did. It's gorgeous! I'm well aware that some people have difficulty writing with Vanishing Points because of the clip location, but if you're like me and can adapt to any writing position you'll be just fine. In fact, you may see your writing improve, as it does force a "correct" hold on you.

TEMPLESTOWE, VIC
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
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quality rating 5 out of 5
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function rating 5 out of 5
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style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
If you are looking for a fountain pen with good functionality and great value, this is the one. The little 18K gold nib (medium) writes extremely smooth. Later on I also purchased a EF nib which also writes a a charm.

Germantown, MD
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
style:
style rating 5 out of 5
value:
value value 5 out of 5
My gun metal, Fine nib VP is a solid, reliable, everyday writer. For office workers who want to use a fountain pen and not have to fool with screw-off caps and then posting, the VP is ideal. It is a bit heavy, though. If they could offer it with a barrel made of acrylic or good plastic, they would have a hit. Some people complain about the pocket clip placement. I can write with my digits on each side. Being lefthanded and needing to tilt my nib sideways sometimes, I might place my thumb over the clip. This is a well-engineered pen that will last for years.

High Point, NC
overall: 4 out of 5
overall rating 4 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
style:
style rating 5 out of 5
value:
value value 5 out of 5
Bought a Matte black Pilot Vanishing Point. My daughter loves it. She says its perfect for her style.
Writes well. Pen Chalet delivered it on time and in great condition.
Where's my coupon Pen Chalet?!? =) I need another pen!!!

Woodbridge, VA
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
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style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
I love the ball point style and the nib is a nice gold nib writes very well. I do not mind where the clip is some folks do not care for this cause it gets in their way, for me no problems it one of my favorites pens and at s affordable price for a 18K gold nib.

Ft Worth, TX
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
style:
style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
This is a gorgeous pen and the stub nib is really nice - a jump for me as most people think of Japanese brands for their fine and extra fine nibs.It's a large and heavy pen (all metal barrel) which isn't in any way bad, but is something to be aware of especially when buying online if you've never held or used a Vanishing Point before.

The retracting nib works flawlessly and is really a fantastic design. Tough to beat the "Stormtrooper" styling of white with black nib and trim.

North Mankato, MN
overall: 4 out of 5
overall rating 4 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
style:
style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
This review is for the Bronze version of the pen with a medium nib. I had ordered a Green version but liked the bronze too, and kept it. When I hold the pen to write with, the clip lies between the thumb and index finger and that is the only uncomfortable thing about this pen. That's my only grouse with it. The nib was buttery smooth and the feel of the pen in hand while writing is excellent. No dry starts and moderately wet. I went through a lot of issues trying to get the shipment outside the US and Ron was there all the while sorting out the problems and I'm grateful for his support (in spite of my many emails and calls to him with loads of probably impertinent questions and difficulties I was having).
Certainly recommend the product. Definitely recommend PenChalet.com for all related purchases

Kelowna, BC
overall: 4 out of 5
overall rating 4 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 4 out of 5
function:
function rating 4 out of 5
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style rating 4 out of 5
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value value 4 out of 5
Bought this as a gift for my son. He loves it!

Canal Fulton, OH
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
style:
style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
I am enjoying my new Vanishing Point pen as my everyday carry pen. I have purchased a number of fountain pens I enjoy writing with. And when I am wring a couple pages I like my other Pilots. The ease of opening and closing this pen make the Vanish Point my preference for my normal pen uses when I read and take notes, or jot a note during a conversation. It is a smooth writing pen with good ink flow. And I like that the nib cartridge inside can be swapped out with another. — I like using different pens for different things and now this is my shirt pocket pen. Highly recommended.

Missoula, MT
overall: 5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
function rating 5 out of 5
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style rating 5 out of 5
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value value 5 out of 5
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FAQs about the Pilot Vanishing Point Collection

Q:
Is this pen appropriate for engraving?
Asked on Oct 4 2018 by Nancy
A:
The Pilot Vanishing Point is a great looking pen and will look wonderful with engraving.
Q:
(I can see that other people have asked about the colour of the nib matching the trim of the pen, so I'm sorry to bother you with essentially the same question, but I just want to be sure) Does the Black Carbonesque come with a rhodium plated and coloured nib, even though it looks gold in the photo? Thanks very much
Asked on Dec 4 2016 by Grace
A:
Yes the Black Carbonesque color of the Pilot Vanishing Point does match and the nib is the rhodium color.
Q:
Does the Black Rhodium pen come with a rhodium stub nib? Or is it gold color?
Asked on Nov 25 2016 by Jennie
A:
Each of the nibs on the Pilot Vanishing Point pens come with a matching nib to the color of the pen. The Black Rhodium would have a rhodium color nib to match the rest of the pen.
Q:
Does the Raden comes with a 18K gold , also in gold colour nib?
Asked on Sep 4 2016 by Queenie
A:
Yes the Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen in the raden comes with a rhodium coated 18k gold nib that is silver in color. The photo is not correct.
Q:
Do the Raden version come with a rhodium-plated nib now? (I believe Pilot is shipping them out with rhodium-plated nibs now, but I want to know what I'd get if I order from you!) Thanks!
Asked on Mar 22 2016 by Luciana
A:
Thank you for your question! Yes, the Raden version does have a rhodium-plated nib.
Q:
Does this come with a CON-20 or a CON-50?
Asked on Dec 28 2015 by Henry
A:
The Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen comes with a Pilot Con-20 converter.
Q:
I don't know a lot about VPs. Do these come with the converter unit, or does that have to be purchased separately? And is it easy/possible to swap out the nib units? Also, how likely are these to dry out if they're left open (especially with finer nibs)?
Asked on Jan 23 2015 by Ruth
A:
The Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen comes with both one ink cartridge as well as an ink converter. There is no need to purchase one separately.

When you change the ink on the pen you pull the entire nib and feed unit from the pen. The nib itself is not easily removed from the feed but you could easily swap entire nib and feed units from one vanishing point to another.

One of the features of the vanishing point is the retractable nib. This serves the same purpose as a cap on a standard fountain pen so the nib is not left in the open air to dry out. As long as you retract the pen when not in use it should not dry out with regular frequent use.
Q:
Are any of these the rhodium plated or black plated gold nibs that pilot offers or just the original solid gold style?
Asked on Aug 1 2014 by Michael Brown
A:
The Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen in the matte black will come with a black colored nib that matches the pen. The nib is a glossy black. It looks like a very dark grey actually.
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Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Video



Video Script

This is the Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pen. We've got it shown here in the box which it comes in. It's a blue leather box which most of the Pilot pens come in. It's got a hinge on the back so you can tilt that open to display or show the pen if you like to. The particular model we've have here is the yellow color and it comes in a wide selection of colors. It comes in red, blue, and black. Each of them come with either the gold or silver accent trim. This is the chrome trim here with the gold.

This is a unique pen and the thing that makes it really unique is the way the nib retracts into the pen and hides the nib. With most fountain pens you'll have to take the cap off or it has a cap to protect the nib, but this one actually retracts into the pen, similar to a ballpoint pen. This particular pen is either a cartridge or a converter style. It comes with both. The converter is inside the pen and you have to unscrew this top housing and then you can pull the whole section out, which you can replace that converter with a cartridge. This converter is a screw type converter. You have to be real careful putting it back in it that you put the nib the right direction so it doesn't damage the nib putting it back in. That screws right back onto the pen.

Underneath the false bottom of this box you have the extra cartridge if you would rather use that and it also has the user and care guide.

This is a great pen. It is really unique. You have got to have one of these. Get yours today at PenChalet.com!
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