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DS8 Tech specs

Push ballpoint pen in six matt and five full-colour polished colours. Now, too, available in velvety Soft touch. Surface mix of clip and casing. Clip in 14 transparent and two full-colour polished colours. Optionally: metal push buttons as well as metal nose cones, satin or chrome finish. Special casing colours according to PMS already from 5,000 units. Five printing surfaces, clip printable in up to six colours. Standard version with high-quality Floating Ball 1.0® refill, optionally with Floating Ball® 1.4, Gel SuperDry® or Gel Asia refill. Also available as mechanical pencil. All Prodir writing instruments are refillable. Express orders are processed via our fast-lane. As DS8 Regeneration Pen with casing made of 100% recycled plastic and Floating Ball® lead free refill.

Surface

P
Polished
M
Matt
R
Soft Touch
J
Regenerated
M
02
07
27
47
58
70
P
02
10
20
55
75
R
10
21
28
48
50
54
62
70
75
J
91
92
95

Button option

S
Satin finish metal
C
Chrome finish metal
S
02
14
70
75
80
C
02
14
70
75
80

Metal nose cone

S
Satin finish metal
C
Chrome finish metal
S
14
70
75
80
C
14
70
75
80

Refills

Floating Ball®

High-quality jumbo plastic ballpoint pen refill with a 1.0 mm tungsten carbide writing ball in a nickel silver tip. Medium viscosity ink paste for a comfortably-smooth writing feeling. In compliance with ISO 12757-1/2, waterproof. Also available as a metal refill with a larger ink tank and longer writing performance.

blue
black

 

Floating Ball® lead free

Unique jumbo plastic ballpoint pen refill with a 1.0 mm or 1.4 mm tungsten carbide writing ball in a tip made of lead-free, rust-proof steel. Medium viscosity ink paste for a comfortably-smooth writing feeling. In compliance with ISO 12757-1/2, waterproof. The refill is compliant with REACH 1907/2006 regulation and contains no elements on the SVHC list (Substances of Very High Concern) and its annexes. Exclusively for DS Regeneration Pens.

blue
black

 

Gel

Gel Asia
Plastic refill with extra-fine 0.5 mm tungsten carbide writing ball in corrosion-resistant stainless steel tip, filled with water-based pigmented ink. The fine writing line is particularly suited for Asian writing habits. Writing colours blue and black. In compliance with ISO standard 27668-1/2, waterproof. Remove red protective cap from the tip before using.

SuperDry® Gel
Plastic jumbo gel writer refill for flowing, soft gel-writing feeling. Distinctly faster drying than conventional gel refills. Top-quality stainless steel tip with 0.7 mm tungsten carbide writing ball. Writing colours blue and black. In line with the ISO 27668-1 standard. Remove red cap from the tip before using. 

blue
black

 

Mechanical pencil

Robust double-push mechanism with retractable stainless steel tip for medium-hard, polymer-enriched 0.7 mm HB refills. Eraser can be integrated.

Print areas

A
Side cap
38 × 5 mm (1,50” × 0,20”)
2 colours

Soft Touch version
1 colour
(black, white or silver)

B
Plastic Clip
36 × 7 mm (1,41” × 0,28”)
6 colours

C
Body
36 × 5 mm (1,41” × 0,20”)
2 colours

Soft Touch version
1 colour
(black, white or silver)

C1
Side Body
36 × 5 mm (1,41” × 0,20”)
2 colours

Soft Touch version
1 colour
(black, white or silver)

C2
Side Body
36 × 5 mm (1,41” × 0,20”)
2 colours

Soft Touch version
1 colour
(black, white or silver)

Print areas