mechanical pencil


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mechanical pencil

- Pushes graphite out by a mechanism such as a spring or a screw.
See also related terms for mechanism.
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There are also very early Georgian examples, as well as pieces by the famous company of Sampson Mordan & Co Ltd, pioneers of early mechanical pencils.
The test signals obtained from PLBs are very reproducible given the handling of the mechanical pencil is repeated accurately.
Spiral notebook and mechanical pencil (writes in any position or weather and needs no sharpening).
A pencil, a cheap ballpoint pen, a fountain pen, a new #1 pencil, a pink eraser, a manual typewriter, an Underwood, a Selectric, a Correcting Selectric II, a mechanical pencil, a clean eraser, a clunky desktop computer, a laptop, a Mont Blanc ballpoint, a black fountain pen, a lean oversize desktop, a #2 pencil, a smudged eraser, a fresh pencil .
But none of them sparked my curiosity quite as much as that football coach hunched over the square table between the napkin and straw dispensers and the coffeemaker shelves, a venti cup of house blend at his left hand, a mechanical pencil and a practice schedule at his right.
THE new Paper Mate Comfortmate Fresh mechanical pencil is great for kids who always lose their pencil sharpener.
But you could go further: there are one or two mechanical pencils on the market that are made mostly horn sustainably harvested wood rather than plastic or metal, possibly edging the mechanical pencil out in front as the greenest choice.
slogan appears in white on this blue mechanical pencil.
99 for a two-pack); SensorPro mechanical pencil (called the "everything pencil, $3.
The Porsche ball pen and mechanical pencil, which cost pounds 45, are crafted from aluminium - synonymous with elegance, speed and sportiness.
Belkin's stylus pen range includes a four-in-one PDA pen, a mechanical pencil and anodised metal stylus pens with plastic tips while the screen overlays are designed to provide a clear, protective screen shield for Palm III, V, VII and m100 devices.

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