J Herbin rollerball pen
Email to a Friend

J Herbin rollerball pen

J.Herbin Rollerball
J.Herbin Rollerball J.Herbin Rollerball and Ink
Free UK Delivery over £10
Code: HB/21500T
Stock Status: -

Availability: Available

Striking rollerball that uses standard ink cartridges
Click here to contact us for help on this product


Fantastic Cartridge Roller Ball from J.Herbin

This new rollerball from J Herbin is a unique pen which uses standard ink cartridges instead of expensive rollerball refills. This also allows you to choose from a huge range of colours. The pen has a clear barrel and lid with chrome clip and a very fine point. The rollerballᅠis a short 10cm when uncapped but 14cm with the cap on the rear end when in use.

Key features

  • Excellent value
  • Uses standard international ink cartridges
  • Comes with one random cartridge (not with pen & ink set, only with single pen)
  • Takes the J Herbin ink cartridges

What we like about the product

  • If you get a converter you can use bottled ink.
  • An amazing way to try unique ink without a fountain pen.

Model HB/201500T
Refill  J Herbin ink cartridges
Converter (included) n/a 
Dimensions capped 12 cm  
Weight 10 gms
Pre-installed ink colour J Herbin, varies
Body material  Plastic
Delivery Info

We offer free UK delivery over £10 - please choose the SAVER delivery option at the checkout. Below £10 this delivery option will cost £1.95.

Within the UK we offer a range of delivery options including guaranteed next-working-day services if you order before 1pm. Please click here to see all our UK delivery options.

For overseas orders we use Airmail postage to a range of countries. The price is calculated according to the weight of your order. International delivery is available to about 50 countries - these will be listed at checkout and also in the shipping estimater in the shopping basket. Please click here to see about our international deliveries.

Returns Info

We offer a 'no quibble' returns policy. If you are not happy with your product then you can return it for a full refund. Please click here to see our full returns policy and how to return something for a refund.


Customer Reviews 4 item(s)

Very cute pen; beautiful ink
Written by Nicola humphreys ( 02/11/2015)
I now have seven of these pens, and several tins of different coloured cartridges. They are great value for money, cute and write evenly, without blobbing. I am delighted with this product and cannot fault it. There is occasional scratchiness, but I rotate the pen just 1mm and write with that part of the ballpen on the paper. I sit neater to a printer in an office where colleagues frequently borrow a pen from my desk, and sometimes forget to return it. Word has got round that I use pink/purple/green ink. There have been fewer instances of people 'borrowing' my pen, unless they want to reprint their document that they have just signed in pink ink!
Perfect colouring pen
Written by Francis ( 05/06/2015)
i have several of these loaded with Iroshizuku inks that I use for colouring. I've seen some other reviews that mention faulty products, but I've been really lucky so far, and plan to get a lot more in the future. I do find a couple of them a little scratchy, but I actually kind of like the sound. The ink flows very smoothly (I fill through the nib to get the maximum capacity) and hasn't dried up even slightly (and I'm ashamed to admit I've broken a couple of fountain pens for storing them with ink...). All in all, I've found the perfect solution to hauling around tiny pods of inks and dip pens, and can't recommend them enough.
Nice ink, but only that.
Written by Rick ( 07/03/2015)
I love the ink, and have several pots for my main fountain pen. This is just too scratchy for me. It's not as smooth as I'd expect but I love the ink so I persevere. Nothing to do with BD, probably to do with J Herbin!
It gets better!
Written by Peter Thornber ( 03/12/2014)
Since my previous post I've yet another rollerball and this time it is {fingers crossed!}, thankfully, really a case of "third time lucky'". The ink doesn't leak, the lettering doesn't fade. The pen has obviously thrown off, and outgrown, its teething troubles and is a joy to use. Since then, I bought the new metallic rollerball as soon as it came out and it is even better. Besides using a fountain pen ink, these Herbin rollerballs have the further distinction of having the "nib" separate from the ink cartridge and thus part of the pen which makes these RBs resemble a fountain pen more than their fellows which are more like a ballpoint.

Share your thoughts with other customers… write your own review

Product Questions

Total 2 question(s)

Hi, please can you advise which ink cartridges to use with this product. Thanks Marie

Question submitted by: Marie Campbell on: 2016-09-11 21:20:54

Bureau replies: You can use any standard International short cartridges - we stock J Herbin and Kaweco.



Answer submitted by: Mishka on: 2016-09-12 10:35:10

Can these J Herbin rollerball pens (the metal ones too) be used with the same standard universal converter that come with the mini-fountain pens by J Herbin?

Question submitted by: R Khan on: 2016-12-04 09:42:50

Bureau replies: absolutely :) Mini converter will fit.

Answer submitted by: Mishka on: 2016-12-06 18:53:34

Ask a question