Staedtler is a name that is well known for its fine writing instruments. The headquarters of the company is located in Nuremberg, Germany. It was founded in 1835 by J.S. Staedtler, and it is best known for producing fine pencils including mechanical pencils, propelling pencils and drafting pencils. The roots of this family business, go all the way back to 1662 with the high-quality pencils made by Freidrich Staedtler. They have also produced some remarkable pens. If you've been using their pencil products, you might be interested in knowing that there are also fine collectible pens made by the company. Here are the 10 best Staedtler pens of all time.
10. Staedtler triplus triangular fineliner pen
This is a set of 13 pens in the Triplus fineliner collection. These quality writing instruments feature an assortment of colors with dry safe ink. The pens can remain uncapped for several days and will not dry up. They are used for drawing and coloring. The barrel features a triangular design for good grip and comfort for fatigue-free drawing for extended periods of time.
9. Staedtler Triplus Fineliner 0.3 mm Porous Point Pen 334 - SB10
This is a set of Tripulus Fineliner pens with a 0.3 Porous Point. It's popular because of the superfine needle tip that is superfine with a metal-clad tip. These pens also feature the dry safe attribute which prevents drying out if the pen is left uncapped. The ink is water-based, making it safe for most art projects involving textiles. The triangular shape is ergonomic for maximum comfort when writing or drawing.
8. Staedtler Pigment Liner black fineliner pens
This is a popular set that includes 8 fineliner pigment liner pens. The pens feature assorted width nibs ranging from 0.05 mm to 1.2 mm and a .3 to 2.0 chisel tip. The pigment is lightfast, waterproof and indelible, made for use on drafting paper and it can be erased when it is used on this medium. You can use highlighter over th ink and it does not bleed. These pens are ideal for drawing, sketching, and writing. They are crafted with a long metal tip.
7. Staedtler Mars matic 700
This is a set of professional technical pens with a line width range from 0.25 through 0.7. The set comes with a drawing ink bottle, a technical pen compass adapter, and a template attachment. These pens are made for maximum precision with a double sealing system built into the cap. They provide a reliable and steady ink flow through a unique ink collector system, and a triple line width color indication according to DIN and ISO. They are made for use on matt drafting film, dating and tracing paper.
6. Staedtler calligraphy pen set, Complete 33 piece tin, ideal for all skill levels, 899 SM5
This is the ultimate calligraphy set featuring a deluxe pen set ith 4 calligraphy pens in a variety of colors along with 5 calligraphy nibs ranging from extra-fine through extra broad. The set is made for calligraphers of all skill levels and comes with an instruction book offering step by step guide for beginners. It also comes with 20 water-based dye ink cartridges and a metal pump converter for use with bottled ink.
5. Staedtler 318-WP4 Lumocolor Permanent Universal Pens, Fine Point, 0.6mm, Assorted, 4 per Set
This is a highly popular model which often comes in sets of 4 or more. This set of the Lumocolor Permanent Universal pens offers an assortment of widths and colors. The pens offer two tip sizes, and each pen is refillable and suitable for use on all surfaces. The tips are extra soft making them good for sensitive surfaces. The ink is waterproof and smudge-proof. It is low odor and acid-free, as well as quick drying.
4. Staedtler Triplus Mobile Office
The Triplus Mobile office set includes a Triplus Ball which is a ballpoint pen, a Fineliner pen, a fluorescent yellow highlighter and on Triplus Micro mechanical pencil. It's a popular multipurpose set which includes a ballpoint pen that offers a reliable flow of ink and a comfortable and well-balanced writing instrument with a host of other writing implements suitable for a variety of home and professional projects.
3. Staedtler Trio Titan
This is a multi-functional pen that includes an ink pen function along with a lead pencil. Staedtler is known for producing some of the most magnificent and practical writing instruments in the world. This model was created in the 1980s and it's ideal for those who prefer to have an ink pen and a lead pencil both combined in one writing instrument. Most of the pens of this model which are up for sale are in used condition, so if you find one that has been preserved in mint new condition, you have a more valuable collectible. The body is crafted of metal and you choose the writing medium by aiming the plug towards the symbol indicating one of three available functions. This very rare pen offers 2 ink pen functions and one lead pencil function.
2. Vintage Staedlter Piston Filler Fountain Pen
This ultra-rare Staedtler Piston Filler Fountain pen was found on an auction listing. It is in new condition and has no cracks or dents and it is in perfect working order. The pen is a red color with a 585 Nib in 14K, made in Germany. It's one of their best models that is popular among collectors.
1. Staedtler Initium Lignum Fountain Pen - Plum Wood - Broad Nib
The Intium Lignum Fountain Pen is made with modern styling. The nib is made of stainless steel which is iridium tipped. The body of the pen features a unique plum wood barrel which contrasts nicely against the matte chrome grip section and cap. This pen is a premium writing instrument that feels comfortable in the hand and although it's weighty, the pen is made with precision balancing. A converter is included and it comes is soft carrying pouch made of leather covering the attractive gift box which holds the pen, made by Staedtler in Germany.
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