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Retro 51

Retro 51
Welcome to Retro 1951, maker of fine writing instruments. Please keep in mind, that all of Retro's products are designed and manufactured with the latest technology mixed with old fashioned charm. Founded in 1990 by George Kartsotis, Texas-based Retro 1951’s designers give it all back to you in a collection of ballpoints, roller balls, and fountain pens. Retro 51 is also well known as the manufacturer of Disney and Harley Davidson licensed writing instruments. View our full selection of Disney & Harley Davidson Fine Pens. "Life is too short to carry an ugly pen."


25th Anniversary Tornado

25th Anniversary Tornado

Created in commemoration of Retro 51’s 25th Anniversary.

Bamboo Tray

Bamboo Tray

Retro 51 Bamboo Desk Display 16 Pen Tray.

Big Shot

Big Shot

Everyone is the boss with this thicker version of the ever popular Tornado. Choose from several body styles.


Desk Sets

Desk Sets

The classic desk sets are back! For over 25 years the classic desk sets have been a favorite Retro item

Harley Davidson Blackline

Harley Davidson Blackline

Declare your independence with the Harley-Davidson series.

Harley-Davidson Full Throttle

Harley-Davidson Full Throttle

The rev of a Harley Davidson engine and the screech of wheels on pavement doesn't have to wait till you get on the road.


Harley-Davidson Street Notes

Harley-Davidson Street Notes

Pick up a Harley-Davidson Street Notes because it's always a good idea to have a pen and note pad around wherever you go.

Harley-Davidson Stroker

Harley-Davidson Stroker

Inspired by the pistons, these ballpoint pens click with smooth precision.


Limited Edition

Limited Edition

Hurry limited supply! Retro 51 Limited Special Editions are always a hot item!

Slim Tornado

Slim Tornado

A lighter version of the Tornado.


Tornado

Tornado

Classic Lacquer Tornado capless rollerball pens with a vintage 1950's style.

Tornado Deluxe

Tornado Deluxe

Another new style variation on the classic body. A distinguished look with subtle patterns and details.

Tornado Elite

Tornado Elite

With its small size (3-3/8" Length) the Elite is easy to carry with you in your purse or pocket. Available in Ballpoint or 1.1mm pencil.



Tribute

Tribute

Just as it is named, these writing instruments are a tribute.

Vintage Metalsmith

Vintage Metalsmith

It's vintage and aged to perfection!


Vintage Rider

Vintage Rider

These writing pens are covered in tough graphics that shout Harley Davidson!