Schneider 56 (D1) Black Short Ballpoint Pen Refill
Refill tech info:
BallTip size: M medium size line
Refill diameter: 2.3mm
Front tip diameter: 2.3mm
More nerdy info: Offered here is the probably the best on the market new ballpoint refill, the 56 M Express standard that fits most if not all multi color vintage European ballpoint pens. The refill features a black waterproof ink, perfect for any job. Super high precision front ball-tip ensures no skipping and constant smooth writing. These are the so called "short slim metal refills", and these were the standard for most of the European brand pens for decades since the invention of the ballpoint pen, mainly used on multi color pens but in some cases on single color pens. They are still used today on many new ballpoint pens, i.e. the Rotring "Side Knock" uses these refills. Nearly all European vintage ballpoint pens that use short slim metal refills, Pelikan, Lamy, Montblanc, Reform, Rotring, Fend, Waterman, Kaweco, Senator, Diplomat, Aurora, CdA and many others use these refills.
If you are not sure if this refill fits your pen, please send us a Q via the form below, and describe your pen and model to us. These refills are usually replaced by pulling the refill from the front of the pen. Most of the vintage pens that use these refills are loaded from the tip of the pen. Simply pull out the old refill and place in the new refill from the front of the pen. We offer this refill in blue, red, green or black colors. Depending on the density, typeface and spacing of your handwriting The refill will write for approximately 50-70 A4/Letterhead pages of average size handwriting (which is a lot). The image with different type of refills is given for size comparison.
At UberPens, Schneider is one of our most beloved brands. German quality at it's best. Schneider produces some of the best office supplies and office level writing instruments in Europe. However their office supplies, such as refill, cartridges and other replacement units in many cases surpass even the highest quality. Schneider is one of the leading world innovators in the writing instruments, both in mechanics and chemicals of writing stuff, they are even responsible for today standardization of refills, as they were the first to set standards in size and form factors. The company was founded in 1938 producing screws, but after the war they started to produce pen refills. They were one of the first in Europe to do so, and some of the biggest pen manufacturers in Europe outsourced their refill manufacturing to Schneider. They became one of the best and most recognized brand in Germany, everyone had a Schneider refill in their pen, they produced billions (yes, with a B) refills per year. The other super important thing we care at UberPens is the environment. This is why Schneider is our No.1 brand when it comes to that. They are one of the most environmentally conscious pen companies in the world!
This item is located in Europe and ships Worldwide. We provide Free Worldwide shipping on all orders above $50! Shipping fee for orders under $50 is only $5.99. The shipping service is Registered and Insured Air-Mail, delivered within 5-10 business days. FedEx International Priority shipping is also available at $39.95, (2-3 business days Worldwide).
Prior shipping our items have to pass our highest quality control inspection, are perfectly cleaned and tested by UberPens master pen staff after which are carefully packed and sealed as shown in the pictures below. If the pen does not come in its original manufacturers box, it is packed in a special UberPens case together with a free microfiber cloth, perfect for cleaning and polishing your pens. Learn more about our shipping methods.
RETURS: Returns are accepted. You are welcome to ship the item back to us within 5 days after receiving it in the same condition it was delivered to you and we will issue you a full refund! Learn more...
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