The PFM was the flagship model for Sheaffer at a time when Sheaffer simply dominated the world wide fountain pen market and was made for ten year, 1959-1968.
Twenty seven years later Sheaffer reintroduced the look in their Legacy Series pens. Around 1998 Sheaffer issued some of the Legacy pens in Sterling Silver in several patterns including a polished plain Sterling Silver with a Vermeil cap band and
This pen is fitted with a broad stub nib, and no one did stub nibs better than Sheaffer. It is very smooth, very controllable, utterly reliable, and lays down a moderately wet line that has lots of expression.
Here you can see the unique Sheaffer inlaid nib.
The Sheaffer Legacy is a moderately heavy pen weighing in at 40.2 grams filled and so lighter than either of the Montegrappas reviewed above. It is also midway between them in size.
Of all my pens this has to be one of my very favorites, one that simply is a joy to use.
edited for appalin spallin
Edited by jar, 20 July 2011 - 02:14.