Product Comparison

Pilot® PIL-31020
zebra® ZEB-12221
Universal™ UNV-39912
McKesson # 646450 726864 846670 676351 789562
Description G2 Premium Gel Pen, Retractable, Fine 0.7 mm, Black Ink, Smoke Barrel, Dozen Round Stic Xtra Life Ballpoint Pen Value Pack, Stick, Medium 1 mm, Black Ink, Smoke Barrel, 60/Box Z-Grip Ballpoint Pen, Retractable, Medium 1 mm, Black Ink, Clear Barrel, 24/Pack Comfort Grip Gel Pen, Retractable, Medium 0.7 mm, Black Ink, Smoke Barrel, Dozen Velocity Ballpoint Pen, Retractable, Atlantis Bold 1.6 mm, Black Ink, Smoke Barrel, Dozen
Manufacturer # PIL-31020BIC-GSM609BKZEB-12221UNV-39912BIC-VLGB11BK
Manufacturer Pilot®Bic®zebra®Universal™Bic®
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Airplane-Safe Ink YesYesYes
Country of Origin UnknownMexicoUnknownIndiaFrance
Disclaimer Statement Determined "Longest Lasting" via Independent ISO testing. Results on file with Pilot Corporation of America.
Footnote 1 Value Pack—Stock up and save
Global Product Type Pens-Gel PenPens-Ballpoint PenPens-Ballpoint PenPens-Gel PenPens-Ballpoint Pen
Low-Viscosity Ink YesYes
Manufacturer Pen Refill # 77240
Pen Barrel Color(s) SmokeSmokeClearSmokeSmoke
Pen Cap Color(s) Smoke
Pen Grip Type Contoured Latex-Free RubberSmoothSoft RubberNon-Slip Contoured RubberContoured Rubber
Pen Point Size 0.7 mm1 mm1 mm0.7 mm1.6 mm
Pen Point Size Type FineMediumMediumMediumBold
Pen Style RetractableStickRetractableRetractableRetractable
Pen Sub-Brand & Product Family G2® PremiumRound Stic™ Xtra LifeZ-Grip®Comfort Grip®Velocity®
Pen Type Gel PenBallpoint PenBallpoint PenGel PenBallpoint Pen
Refillable (Yes/No) YesNoNoNoYes
Special Features Translucent BarrelsXtra Life BallpointAtlantis® Bold
Special Ink Properties Water-based GelWater-based Gel
UNSPSC 6012152444121704441217046012152444121704
Color Family BlackBlackBlackBlackBlack
Erasable Ink NoNoNoNoNo
Pen Ink Color(s) BlackBlackBlackBlackBlack
Pen Tip Type ConicalConicalConicalConicalConical
Pocket Clip YesYesYesYesYes
Post-Consumer Recycled Content Percent 0%0%0%0%0%
Pre-Consumer Recycled Content Percent 0%0%0%0%0%
Total Recycled Content Percent 0%0%0%0%0%
Visible Ink Supply YesYesYesYesYes
Features and Benefits
  • Proven #1 Longest Writing Gel Ink Pen vs. the average of top gel ink brands.
  • Provides smooth, skip-free writing.
  • Contoured rubber grip offers writing comfort and control.
  • Great for everyone, especially people who write for a living.
  • Pens feature flexible round barrels for optimum writing comfort.
  • Reliable tungsten carbide ball.
  • Frosted cap and translucent barrel for visible ink supply.
  • Low viscosity ink is super smooth and skip-free.
  • Color tinted barrel and latex-free rubber grip matches ink color.
  • Sturdy and durable metal clip.
  • Let your ideas flow freely.
  • Super-smooth gel-pen performance.
  • Contoured, soft-rubber grip.
  • Attractive, two-tone barrel.
  • Quick-drying, water-resistant ink.
  • Easy Glide® ink system delivers smoother writing.
  • High quality, quick drying ink.
  • Tungsten carbide ball.
  • Bright barrels for high impact appearance.
  • Comfortable rubber grip.