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Video-Review: Pentel “Kerry” mechanical pencil (black)

The Pentel “Kerry” is a quite exciting mechanical pencil from Japan. It is very different from most standard mechanical pencils due to it having a cap, just like a rollerball for instance. This also gives the pencil a very unique design and makes it very usable as a pocket pen. I hope you enjoy the video review below!

Quick Facts

  • Mechanical pencil that has a cap (that posts)
  • Design-classic since 1971
  • Costing around 15-20 € (e.g. on
  • Full metal body
  • Available in 0.5 and 0.7 mm (lead)
  • Available in black, blue (dark blue), red, and pink
  • The only other comparable pen that I am aware of is the Tombow Havanna (review in German), which costs more than double, however

Video Review

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  1. Storm Storm

    You can also unscrew the tip so you can take the entire mechanism out for maintenance/cleaning/clearing lead jams.

    • Scrively Scrively

      Thank you for the comment and info!

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