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Black / Gold Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens

Black / Gold Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens

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About Black / Gold 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.

Buy the Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens for less. Pen Chalet is an authorized Pilot dealer and all of our products including the Vanishing Point Collection by Pilot are guaranteed to be new and authentic.

Product Specifications
Capped Length: 5.5 in.(139.7mm)
Diameter of Body: 0.5 in.(12.7mm)
Weight: 0.9 oz.(25.51g)

Body Material: Metal
Section Material: Metal
Nib Material: Gold

Fill Mechanism: Cartridge/Converter
Cartridge Type: Proprietary
Demonstrator: No
Clip Style: Spring Metal


Available Sizes & Colors
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Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Gold - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Gold - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Gold - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Rhodium - Extra Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Rhodium - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Rhodium - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Rhodium - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black / Rhodium - Stub (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Carbonesque - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Carbonesque - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Carbonesque - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Carbonesque - Stub (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Matte - Extra Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Matte - Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Matte - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Matte - Broad (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Black Matte - Stub (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Gold - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Gold - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Gold - Broad (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Rhodium - Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Rhodium - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue / Rhodium - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Carbonesque - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Carbonesque - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Carbonesque - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Matte - Extra Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Matte - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Matte - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Matte - Broad (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Blue Matte - Stub (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal / Black Matte - Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal / Black Matte - Medium (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Gun Metal / Black Matte - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Gold - Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Gold - Medium (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Gold - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Rhodium - Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Rhodium - Medium (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - Red / Rhodium - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - White / Black - Extra Fine (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - White / Black - Fine (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - White / Black - Medium (Gold nib) *
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - White / Black - Broad (Gold nib)
  • Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Fountain Pens - White / Black - Stub (Gold nib)
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!


Pilot Vanishing Point Collection 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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Pilot Vanishing Point Collection Reviews

quality:
quality rating 5 out of 5
function:
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Overall rating:
4.8
out of 5
(91 reviews)

 
Solid, beautiful mechanism. I bought the Stub, which is the preferred width. Turned out it is scratchy, everyone seems to know this. Will need to get a custom grind to smooth it. I Still love the VP, the feel, the weight. Don't know why they made the Stub scratchy, but I still love it. Some say it has factory oils, but I think it needs a grind

Los Angeles, CA
5 out of 5
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function rating 5 out of 5
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I definitely wouldn't want to buy this pen from anywhere other than Pen Chalet. I had a lot of issues with the nib units but their 100% satisfaction guarantee really exists and customer service is great. The clicking mechanism makes this pen easy to use as an EDC. The pen design makes it very functional but the writing experience just isn't as nice as some similarly priced pens (like the Lamy 2000).

mesa, AZ
4 out of 5
overall rating 4 out of 5
quality:
quality rating 3 out of 5
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function rating 3 out of 5
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value value 3 out of 5
Love my Vanishing Point. It right smooth and beautiful I have no problem with the inflow the weight of the pan tells how well-made it is it’s not heavy and it’s not light it’s in between but it’s strong and beautiful. I purchased the blue matte and I have received so many compliments from it. I carry it on my travelers notebook which is my wallet as well ,I’ drop it in my purse and I go. I need it to work with me and I don’t baby it. And it has held up.

Santa Fe Springs, CA
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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This was my first gold nib and I waited years to try it out. It was my most expensive pen purchase to date and finally, on almost a whim I pulled the trigger. I'm so glad I did! It's an excellent pen and one of my favorite's to write with. Once you get yourself over the hurdle of crossing that price point, I feel you'll be pleasantly surprised; I know I was.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM
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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Good fountain pen ?? and so beautiful, best seller ?????????

Irwindale, CA
5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
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quality rating 5 out of 5
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Love this pen!

Arnaudville, LA
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
I love vanishing point pens, this is my 4th one. I was hoping that nib will be yellow gold as in picture but it is white gold but this is juts one tiny issue I had. Other then that this is an excellent pen

Philadelphia, PA
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 bought this VP as a gift for my husband. He likes the masculine look of the matte finish that I purchased. As with every VP we own (6?), it is great quality and writes like a dream.

DUBLIN, CA
5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
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Best everyday fountain pen joy to write with plus it’s perfect for travelling

san jose, CA
5 out of 5
overall rating 5 out of 5
quality:
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First...I have had my eye on a Vanishing Point for sometime since I started into fountain pens. The idea of a retractable nib was an awesome thought. Not having to worry about my nib being bumped, drying out, or sitting on the page and have the ink sucked right out of my pen onto the page, if I didn't recap immediately. I'm not lazy but the recapping of pens is not what seems intuitive. Having to retrieve the cap as it rolls right off the desk and out of sight, then needing to climb on the floor and search for it, is not what is enjoyable. Having been born into the era where a click pen was the norm, the Vanishing Point was a great thought.

Second...I also am not the fancy type so the matte black had me from first sight. I really like my fountain pens, but again I do not seek the lime-light when out and about and using my pens. The matte black just seems so unassuming, which I like. For me it just blends in.

Third...When I finally decided to go for this one, I of course hunted around for a deal. I'm a bit on the frugal side. I hunted and found a deal at of all places Target Online. I thought about it and figured to give a try to Pen Chalet because during my search they had a banner that said they would price match. Target is an okay store, but I really don't think they handle many fountain pens and I didn't think they would be able to handle any fountain pen related issues or questions that may arise from my purchasing from the Target store. So I contacted Pen Chalet and to my surprise they really came through and handled the whole transaction with flying colors. Pleasant, kind, and when I spoke to a young lady about the purchase from Pen Chalet, she was very knowledgeable and kind. She even had her own experiences with a Vanishing Point and that reassured me that my decision to purchase from Pen Chalet was the right option. I have used other fountain pen online retailers and would have used them, but Pen Chalet boldly displayed their price matching banner and that was what appealed to me.

Follow-up...I have been using my Matte Black Vanishing Point with an extra fine nib using Noodler's Blue, daily for about a month now and I am very delighted I made the purchase. Smooth writer, plenty of ink flow, not at all uncomfortable as one would expect with the clip in such a position. The ease of just extending my thumb slightly upward over the retractable button, is easier than I thought. It reacts just like the click pens we've all used. Smooth action and the nib exiting and retracting back into that barrel is easy. I also like that the form of the pen keeps the nib off of my paper if I lay it down without retracting it. So no ink loss from the paper wicking it out of my pen. Also laying the pen down I can rest assured that it will not roll off the desk, the clip does the trick.

Bottom line... Pen Chalet handled my price match with no problem, my transaction with no problem, they were professional, kind, and pleasant. The Vanishing Point is proving to be one of my daily go to pens, I had been using a Lamy 2000 daily. So as you can see I am very satisfied in my new go to pen!

Lucinda

Latrobe, PA
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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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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