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Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Red

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Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Red - PENTEL C275-RD
  • Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Red - PENTEL C275-RD
  • Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Red - PENTEL C275-RD
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STEIN stands for "Strongest Technology by Enhanced SiO2 Integrated Network". Each container contains 20 pieces of red colored lead.

The Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead features a reinforced silica core that makes the Stein Pentel's smoothest, strongest, sharpest pencil lead yet! The lead is also designed to be smear resistant, allowing you to have beautiful, clear writing and smudge free hands (great for left-handed people).


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Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Red - PENTEL C275-RD+Pentel Stein Enhanced Silica Pencil Lead - 0.5 mm - Blue - PENTEL C275-BL
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Specs
Model NumberPENTEL C275-RD
Weight0.2 ounces
Lead Color Red
Lead Diameter 0.5 mm
Lead Type Color
Quantity in Pack 20

Reviews


March 18, 2011
This lead is garbage....
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This lead is garbage. It breaks too easily. It's rough and drags on the paper.

3 people found this helpful
 
October 29, 2010
The red 0.5 lead Mars...
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The red 0.5 lead Mars Micro Color by Staedtler remains unsurpassable. Pentel is still far away. I have tried any and all red leads.

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November 24, 2014
You need a light hand...
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You need a light hand to write with these without the lead breaking, but then it's rather pale. I don't think I'll be able to use these.

 
November 10, 2014
Love it, love that it...
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Love it, love that it is stronger than previous ones as advised and it doesnt smudge, did great for me and inks lay over it well

dogzrbarkn
 
October 10, 2014
I use these leads to...
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I use these leads to sketch underneath comic pages and illustrations. They're more precision and less fuss compared to similar red pencils and leads, but here's the breakdown:

Cons:
The marks do NOT want to erase. Not even a little.
The lead is still quite delicate and snaps off easily. I don't recommend it for writing and you should keep and eye on how far you advance your lead.

Pros:
This is a true red. Not pink or purple, as I've run into with other brands.
The point is nice and sharp. Good for precise lines.
Less smudging than Prismacolour or Staedtler leads.
No problems with catching, snagging or sliding on different surfaces. I've used it on toothy sketchbook paper, smooth and vellum surfaces.

I've come to rely on it as my main "clean" sketching lead. Definitely give it a try if you're doing page layouts or inking.

spindlewit


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