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Lazyman

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#1 posted 02-27-2018 09:38 PM

Definitely a mechanical guy. As you said…always sharp. I started using mechanical pencils in college because I hated having to carry a bunch of #2s to class and have used them ever since. I used to have 6 or 7 of them laying around the shop but over time they’ve been lost or broken so it is time for another box of 12 Pentel Cometz for $12 from Amazon. Last box lasted 9 years! Cheap and functional. I find that 5 mm is too flimsy for most woodworking and 7mm is only used when I cannot find the go-to 9mm that I normally keep in my shirt pocket.

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.


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