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This item: Autopoint Twinpoint Mechanical Pencil - 0.9 mm - Ivory Body - Blue & Red Lead - $5.00
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|Model Number||AUTOPOINT 203-1|
|Shipping Weight||0.65 oz|
|Knurled Finger Grip
|Lead Grade Indicator
|Lead Sleeve Length
|Length - Body
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It's a really nice pencil;...
, October 31, 2013
It's a really nice pencil; it's quite sturdy and it seems like it will last a
long time. I have two warnings though. Getting used to the spinning to advance
the lead is fine, but spinning it back and having to press it back down on a
hard surface (it hurts when you do it with your finger) to hide the lead again
is a bit frustrating. I still forget which way it advances and which way it goes
back so sometimes I spin it back in without realizing. My second warning is for
those who have never written with a coloured lead pencil: This will not erase,
and it feels like writing with a coloured pencil. It's not as smooth as a normal
| This is a useful pencil...
, September 18, 2014
This is a useful pencil for annotating books for researchers. The
twist-to-advance mechanism works fine (occasionally makes a little "twang"
noise, but it's very solidly held in place), but it means it can only hold a
single lead at once. The leads for the Autopoint pencils are very short, and
you'll need to purchase replacements in relatively short order--especially
because the red lead can be quite brittle.