This week, we have talked about lots of regular stationary staff, like pencil, pencil sharpener. Today, we will continue on this topic and present you with some really cool pen design. Some of them are impressively high-tech, besides essential writing function, they also can be used like USB Pen, MP3 Player, FM Radio, Voice Recorder, color picker; and some of them are kindly of funny, help you kill the boring time during lengthy meeting. Of course, we also have some futuristic-looking pen which is ergonomic and help to relieve pain and stress cause by the regular pen.
1. Pendragon: The most crazy pen [link]
Pendragon is the most crazy pen design I’ve ever seen. It should be still a concept and I really doubt how much effort to make it come ture… and I am not sure do we really need that kind of multifunctonal pen….
The pen has four parts. It?s got the Nib, the Central Unit, the End Part, and the Expandable Units.
The Nib is the writing part. it can be changed to a ballpoint, pen, fountian-pen, mechanical pencil, or digital pen. The Central Unit has, get this, the LED light ? important!, a music player, charger input, memory card, and battery. The End Part has a bluetooth connection to whatever headphones you choose to use in collaboration with the mp3s youve put in the Central Unit. Expandable Units! Camera, microphone, laser pointer, chop, corrector, usb connetion, WLAN reciever to connect to computer, internet.
2. Ruler Pen [link]
?Beg Borrow or Steal?, that?s what I used to get to hear from my class teacher when I used to forget to bring my pencil box to class. Like most diligent girls in school I used to carry a sharpner, eraser, pens, pencils, and ruler. God forbid if you forgot a ruler and had to draw some lines! Like we tend to carry extra pencils or pens, but never rulers! Well this Ruler Pen is a helpful answer. Too bad no one thought of this during my school days. Also there is no cure for being forgetful!
3. Swiss Pens [link]
It is cool and beatuiful. Pens with the Swiss Army knife. They comes in pink, green, yellow, violet, gray, orange, red, blue (shown), or black (not shown) colors. The Swiss Pen original Victorinox tools: knife, scissors, file, screwdriver, and power light. It also contains a Fisher-pressurized ink cartridge enabling ability to write upside-down. It made of surgical stainless steel with plastic.
4. Maze Pen [link]
This Maze Pen is for those boring office meeting. Bring the pen to your next meeting or conference call and pretend to be intently listening while playing the balls from the top of the pen through the maze to the bottom and back again. It
will be just looks like you’re fidgeting with your pen.
5. Puzzle Pen [link]
The Puzzle Pen is both a pen and a puzzle. This pen offers a fun challenge to solve and is a refreshing break for the mind. The sections rotate like a Rubik’s Cube and the tiles slide. Mix up the colors and then group them back together again. The Puzzle Pen will have you working for hours, but not on actual work.
6. The KZ Xtreme Defense Pen - Pen, Stylus and Killer [link]
Some pen can wirte and use as a PDA stylus, but the KZ Xtreme Defense Pen can write, serve stylus duty, and kill a man. Kill a man? Yes! The KZ Xtreme Defense Pen is designed to serve as a defense tool in times of need, features with a CNC Machined, Type II Class 3 Hard Anodized, 6061 Aircraft Grade Aluminum body and a threaded cap and slip free, knurled center that gives the pen a very tough and reliable construction, ergonomic design provides superior grip and comfortable texturing.
7.color picker pen by jinsu park [link]
korean designer jinsu park designed a concept pen that adopts the eyedropper tool of photoshop for real life. the color picker pen enables colors in the environment to be scanned and instantly used for drawing. the sensor detects the color and matches it to the color display. then the RGB cartridge located within the pen mixes the inks together to create the color that has been scanned.
8. PenAgain - Ergonomic Pen [link]
Pen might have multipul functions, but the first important function is writing…The PenAgain’s primary focus is comfort. The human hand dictates the design. The natural weight of your hand provides sufficient pressure to apply ink to the paper. This eliminates the need to grip the pen allowing the thumb and forefinger to serve merely as guides. The PenAgain may help alleviate the symptons of Writer’s cramp, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Calluses, RSI and Arthritis.
9. Yoropen [link]
This futuristic looking pen called - Yoropen. It is designed with an offset tip that prevents fingers from slipping down when writing which improves posture and reduces strain to the fingers.
10. Free Ride Pen [link]
Look simialr to Yoropen, but this one got more fancy looking. The Free Ride is designed to be different, ergonomic, and fun. This push top ballpoint features a soft rubber like material in the vital sections where finger meets pen. The arched hull is held in place by hand drilled screws. As Lepine puts it, “I create tomorrow’s writing instruments for today’s men and women”.
11. USB Pen, MP3 Player, FM Radio, Voice Recorder [link]
Doesn’t like the pendragon, you actually can buy this one.
USB MP3 Pen + FM Radio + Voice Recorder is a multi-functional gadget!! You can enjoy your music or FM radio during your day. It is also a convenient and stylish mass storage device which is shockproof and moisture proof that you can bring along wherever you go and your data and information will be there whenever you need. It comes along with voice recording function so that you can record the important voice data or information at once.