Extra-smooth, artist-quality, hex-shaped drawing pencil. Use this extremely soft lead to create the darkest, boldest graphite lines and shading. Non-porous, high quality graphite core is dense and durable. Core is "Carbo-Welded" to withstand four times the normal point pressure. Specially treated, sustainable cedar wood casing sharpens easily. Measures 7-1/8" long. Pre-sharpened, 5mm lead. One pencil per package. PMA approved.