For writing, drawing and sketching. Intense black, easily erasable 130mm long. Smooth surface (no dust produced by TK jaws) Tube of 10 leads. 3.15mm 4B Faber-Castell is one of the world's largest manufacturers of art supplies. Founded in 1761 at Stein near Nuremberg by cabinet maker Kaspar Faber (1730–84), the enterprise has remained in the Faber family for eight generations. Faber-Castell are renowned for producing high-quality art products, with their ranges of pencils (Polychromos, Albrecht Durer and Pitt Pastel) and Pitt Artist Pens (used by Manga artists the world over) being particularly well known.
These replacement clutch pencil leads are available in 14 grades of hardness, from 6H to 6B. The leads are 2mm lead thickness, except 4B, 5B and 6B which are 3.15mm. They are intense black, easily erasable, 130mm long and can be sharpened. Prices below are per tube of 10 leads.These leads are ideally suited to the Faber Castell TK9400, the classic clutch pencil recognised by artists worldwide for its quality. Extremely reliable for writing, drawing and sketching.