Kakikata Pencil - 2B
This variant is currently sold out
In Japan, it's common to find softer pencils with colorful printed barrels marketed towards children who are learning to write. This particular one is made by German giant Staedtler for the Japanese market and features three different designs that we just couldn't resist.
Made in Japan
Grade: 2B, runs a tiny bit soft
Measures 7" long
Hexagonal barrel, normal diameter
We measure the characteristics of the pencils we sell against a General's Semi-Hex #2, which is the pencil we consider to be a good quality pencil of true HB/#2 hardness, similar to that of most American #2 pencils. The swatch in this product listing reflects that.