Write more comfortably with this triangular grip, pre-sharpened #2 HB Pencil! Standard pencil size, thick break-resistant lead. High quality graphite core formula provides extra smooth performance; number 2 graphite lead is fully bonded to the wood, so the lead will not fall out. Triangular shape: recommended by teachers around the world, guides fingers to a proper writing grip for controlled writing and is more comfortable to hold vs. round/hexagonal pencils and will not roll off desks. Sharpens easily in all standard sized pencil sharpeners, triangular shape has circular diameter. Constructed with Premium Elmwood for durability and clean easy sharpening. Latex-free eraser cleanly removes graphite with no smudging or tearing! minimal pressure needed for clean erasing.