Twist-Erase GT Mechanical Pencil features a unique, extra-soft, latex-free grip for less writing fatigue and more style. Frequent mistakes are no match for the larger than ordinary and long-lasting, twist-up eraser. You get no smudges, no paper tears and no ghosts with the twist-up eraser. Fully retractable tip protects pockets and purses. Durable metal clip withstands repeated use. Mechanical pencils are preloaded with Pentel Super Hi-Polymer HB lead so it never needs sharpening. Super-strong lead produces a dark line and is guaranteed to scan on standardized tests.