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Uniball Signo UM-151 Hits The Big-Time

Uniball Signo UM-151If you have a minute, you definitely should check out the recent ode to the Uniball Signo UM-151 in the New York Times magazine.

Tom Vanderbilt’s piece “Letter of Recommendation” describes how he was fairly indifferent to pens until a friend talked him into trying inexpensive Japanese gel pens.

He eventually fell in love with the black-ink UM-151 with the .038 mm point. Now, his praise of the pen is effusive and lyrical: Continue reading