The Sharp Mechanical Pencil is Pentel’s #1 selling mechanical pencil. Superior construction. 4mm tip length makes it ideal for use with rulers and templates. Pre-loaded with Pentel® Super Hi-Polymer® HB lead; never needs sharpening, is super strong and produces a clear dark line. Mechanism: Top-Advance; Pencil Type: Mechanical; Lead Color(s): Black; Grip Type: Metallic-Mesh.