The BIC Xtra-Precision Mechanical Pencil features 0.5mm leads for sharp, clean lines. This smooth-writing #2 pencil supports neat penmanship and is ideal for any type of writing or sketching requiring extra accuracy and precision. Lead advances easily with a quick click, and erases cleanly to keep work tidy. With a fresh point always ready, this convenient mechanical pencil is ideal for standardized tests and more. The fun metallic barrel adds some color to your classroom, home, or office.