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Recommendation for Mechanical Pencil?

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#41 Beechwood


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Posted 08 September 2012 - 18:02


Edited by Beechwood, 08 September 2012 - 18:05.

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Posted 11 September 2012 - 13:00

I am a lover of the Rotring 600 however the 700 or 800 has a coupe of niece features the first is they are supposed to spin the lead to keep it sharp and have a cushioning mechanism in them to help avoid breaking the lead. I also like the old Parker Douofolds but most of them have thick lead in them but that is part of the reason I like them.
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#43 benjer2023


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Posted 28 January 2016 - 01:26

I have found that the rOtring Pencils are very good for people who are looking for a good, reliable mechanical pencil 


website>>  http://www.rotring.com/us/

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Posted 01 February 2016 - 19:06

Rotring 600 and Lamy Scribble, this one very nice for sketching, in 0.7 mm or 3.15 mm .

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Posted 02 February 2016 - 22:13

Rotring are well-known for their quality products.


But I would recommend a Faber-Castell Grip 1345 (0.5mm), Poly Matic or Grip 2011 (got a big rubber but is 0.7mm). They are available in various colours like green, blue, silver, blackberry etc.


I made good experiences with the Mars micro 775 from Staedtler. Their Mars graphite 760 looks also nice and got a big rubber. -Who can resist having an god of war in his/her pencil case?

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