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Blots - a Gold Mine for Calligraphy Pens & Ink

Pilot Parallel Pens

Pilot Parallel Pens

Pilot Parallel Pens

  • These calligraphy pens introduced a 'Parallel Plate Structure'.
  • The nib consists of two parallel plates feeding a continuous flow of ink from a cartridge in the pen barrel.
  • Four pens sizes - 1.5, 2.4, 3.8 and 6mm
  • A convertor for flushing through the pens included
  • Nib cleaner for cleaning between the blades
  • Each pen comes with two cartridges
  • See colour mixing demonstration

Ink Mixing with Parallel Pens


Touching one Paralell Pen to another with a different ink will transfer ink to the pen which will gradually write out giving unique gradated colour effects with infinite variation.

Guidelines for Parallel Pens

FREE Guidelines (in .pdf format) for Italic & Roundhand 1.5, 2.4 and 3.8mm to download and print for your own use. (If you have not got Acrobat reader for .pdf files you can download it free from Adobe )

Click here Italic 1.5mm
Click here Italic 2.4mm
Click here Italic 3.8mm
Click here RoundHand 1.5mm
Click here RoundHand 2.4mm
Click here RoundHand 3.8mm

Pilot Parallel Pens Set of Four

Pilot Parallel Pens Set of Four

Price: 48.50
In stock

Pilot Parallel Pens Set of three

Pilot Parallel Pens Set of three

Price: 34.50

Pilot Parallel Pen 1.5mm

Pilot Parallel Pen 1.5mm

Price: 12.50

Pilot Parallel Pen 2.4mm

Pilot Parallel Pen 2.4mm

Price: 12.50

Pilot Parallel Pen 3.8mm

Pilot Parallel Pen 3.8mm

Price: 12.50

Pilot Parallel Pen 6mm

Pilot Parallel Pen 6mm

Price: 12.50

Pack of 12 Colour Ink Cartridges

Pack of 12 Colour Ink Cartridges

Price: 2.99

Pack of 6 Cartridges

Pack of 6 Cartridges

Price: 1.75