Make the switch to easy-to-hold mechanical pencils called Mates. Mates mechanical pencils feature a triangular barrel design so they’re comfortable to hold. The 1.3mm, No. 2 HB lead is designed for less breakage and never needs sharpening. With an accommodating grip, strong lead and large smudge-resistant eraser, these mechanical pencils are great for standardized tests. Mates are refillable.
Stop wasting wood. Step up from your old wooden pencil with a premium mechanical pencil designed for students. It’s refillable and never needs sharpening.
Mates are easier to refill than other mechanical pencils.
The triangular barrel design makes it easier to hold than hexagonal pencils, especially for little fingers.
The 1.3mm lead is stronger than thinner leads used in most mechanical pencils, so it breaks less often. The #2 lead is perfect for standardized tests.
Comes in standard yellow and a number of fashion colors and designs.