Platinum Extra Dark Pencil - 2B
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In India it's not uncommon for a 'writing' pencil to be a softer 2B grade, in fact, it's often preferred to a #2/HB. This particular ones is Nataraj's most classic softer pencil.
Nataraj is part of Hindustan Pencils, who make about 8 million pencils a day across their many facilities in India. Not only do they make every part of the pencil but they also grow and harvest their own native woods from which they case in the pencils.
Made in India
Grade: 2B, runs true to scale
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.