Hard, thin cores can be sharpened to a fine point, which is ideal for outlining, detailing, lettering, and cleaning up edges. Hexagonal barrel fits nicely into your hand and won't roll off tables or desks. Durable point won't snap under normal pressure, reducing the need for sharpening. Lays down permanent marks that won't smear when wet, ensuring the safety of your work. Mechanism: N/A; Pencil Type: Drawing; Lead Color(s): 12; Grip Type: N/A.