Come see us August 23-25 at the San Francisco Pen Show!

Retro 51 Tornado Mechanical Pencil (2010s) - Crossword, 1.15mm Leads (Excellent + in Box, Works Well)

Be the first to review this product

Retro 51 Tornado mechanical pencil. This is 1.15mm Crossword version with a crossword puzzle printed on the barrel. The pen in in excellent + condition and ships in the older Tornado Crossword Pencil packaging.
SKU: 16050
Sign up for price alert
Only 1 left

Availability: In stock

$30.00

Description

Details

Type  mechanical pencil

Product Name  Tornado Crossword Pencil

Manufacturer and Year  Retro 51, the company is in the USA and the components are manufactured in Taiwan -- Circa 2010-2018, current production and we found mention of the model as early as 2010. This pencil uses older packaging.

Length  5-1/8".

Filling System  Takes 1.15mm leads that extend and retract via a twist mechanism. The label on the box says that this is the 0.9mm version that used to be produced but the pen definitely takes 1.15mm leads.

Color The pencil has a crossword pattern on it with a few words filled in with red "ink." The trim is metal colored and it has a large eraser.

Condition  Excellent + condition. The eraser is unused and the pen has no handwear. There is one area to the left of the clip that has a round mark and a red smudge. We think the red smudge is a manufacturing defect from before the finishing coat was applied. There is some very slight plating wear and discoloration in the trim. It ships in its original packaging.

 

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 16050
Condition Used
Maker Retro 51
Type Pencils

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: Retro 51 Tornado Mechanical Pencil (2010s) - Crossword, 1.15mm Leads (Excellent + in Box, Works Well)

Policies

Returns Policy: No questions asked, money back guarantee. If you have a problem with an item, we will replace/repair it, or refund your money, the choice is up to you. If you decide you don't like the nib after you've inked a new pen, we'll refund 75%. (There will be no such charge for a pen that is pre-owned, provided you return it in the condition received.) Of course, if it's a defect, we'll refund 100%.

Payment Policy: Paying via Credit Card or PayPal are the only methods allowed for addresses outside the United States. Customers from the United States also have the option of sending a check, money order or cashier's check. Payment method is selected during checkout.

Domestic US Shipping Policy: For the most part, shipping to US addresses is free and is made via first class mail.

International Shipping PolicyInternational shipping is based on weight, and we give you a choice (depending on country) of first class, first class registered, priority mail or express delivery (only Express Mail provides true tracking). Internatonal shipments valued at over $40 come with free insurance, unless that service is not available for your specific country. Most of our customers opt for the very reasonably priced first class mail method, which can take anywhere from one to four weeks. We are happy to discuss alternatives to the options currently offered during the checkout process, so please contact us if you'd like a quote.

Most countries charge customs fees on shipments from the United States, but this is not something we can estimate and there is no way to pay these fees in advance. It is the responsibility of the customer to anticipate these costs and pay them when they are assessed by your country or postal system. We have heard that shipments valued at 50 EU or more get assessed fees in EU countries, for example.

UK customers please note: Packages valued at over $18 are subjected to both an administrative charge and a tax by UK customs and Royal Mail. Sorry, this is not something we can predict or pay in advance.

Promo Codes and Coupons: You need to be registered and logged in in order to use one of our promo codes. They can each only be used once per customer. If you have problems getting a promo code to be accepted, sometimes it helps to log out and log back in again.