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Pentel PH 158

Pentel, Japan

purpose
lead diameter
mechanism
composition
variations
production date
origin
coloring
2 mm
pushbutton spring lock with eight-station lead magazine
plastic, metal collet
clip color: black, blue, orange, ?
(1980s to 90s)
Japan
   
special features unique eight-station lead magazine
Pentel PH 158
Pentel Multi 8 PH 802
courtesy someone else's collection (I forget who)

“Multi 8” PH 802

Pentel, Japan

purpose
lead diameter
mechanism
composition
variations
production date
origin
office use
2 mm
pushbutton spring lock with eight-station lead magazine
plastic, metal collet
(1980s)–present
Japan
unique eight-station lead magazine
   
special features unique eight-station lead magazine
 

Multi 8 Color Leads

Pentel, Japan

lead type
lead size
available degrees/colors
package quantity
package composition
production date
origin
coloring
2 mm
Black, Blue, Brown, Green, Light Blue, Orange, Pink, Yellow
2
plastic
(1980s) to present
Japan
   
There were also leads for the “For Checking Use” version of the Multi 8 (as shown above) such as Non-Print Purple and Non-Photo Blue.