5 out of 6 people found the following review helpful
This is my first lead...
, August 28, 2012
This is my first lead holder, so I do not have an expansive knowledge of them,
but I can say it's wonderful. Even though it has a plastic body there is some
good weight to it. I use it all the time (and I am not a pencil guy, typically),
it is quite nice. Very easy to use, and quite handsome, indeed.
The only reason I gave it 4 instead of 5 stars was the lead grade indicator: I
bought 3B lead, put it in, and turned the lead grade indicator only to find out
that it only indicates as high as 2B. This doesn't take away from the quality of
writing or the feel of the pencil, but it was disappointing, to a degree, that
the lead I chose to be in there cannot be correctly displayed by the lead grade
Just for everyone's information, here are the lead grades that the lead grade
indicator has: 4H, 2H, H, F, HB, B, 2B.
It would be very cool if there were an option from Rotring to change the
It works well and the...
, July 14, 2014
It works well and the integrated sharpener is a welcome addition. As a bonus,
the color scheme is a little sleeker than the blue and silver found on many
leadholders from other companies.
The grade indicator was a nice thought, but in the end not useful for me. I
carry the leadholder daily in a pencil case with an assortment of pens and
markers, so it gets jostled around too much to stay in the correct place.
i search all over for...
, April 13, 2013
i search all over for different products and for the price this lead holder is
by far the best yet..light yet not too light..fairly sturdy construction...pro
look and feel...and if you,ll notice jetpens is always out because its a great
deal for this product...highly recommended by artist ,for artist and to artist.