The Safari, since 1980, is the classic Lamy design and remains one of the best-value ranges of quality pens around. Tough ABS plastic construction with strong wire pocket clips. Lamy Safari is robust and good value enough to be popular in school, yet the high quality and excellent writing characteristics appeal to experienced fountain pen users and collectors.
The mechanical pencil uses 0.5mm leads.
Lamy is an independent family-owned enterprise which was established in 1930 by , former Parker employee, C. Josef Lamy in Heidelberg. The Lamy brand has existed since 1952 and proved its innovative prowess in the very first year with the completely novel Lamy 27 fountain pen series. And in 1966 the distinctive style of Lamy Design was born with the Lamy 2000.