Key Features:•YPO’s own premium option – leading brand quality at an economy price•Super bonded lead formulation – break resistant (2.2mm)•Hardwearing linden wood and polished barrel – long lifespan and moisture protection•HB - Versatile for writing and drawing•Pack of 12YPO Premium HB Pencils combine the quality of the leading brands with affordable prices to provide the best value for your school. As a HB pencil, they fall in the middle of the lead hardness grading scale, making them a great all-rounder for general use. Manufactured at just a few pence per piece, 100% satisfaction is assured with each and every YPO premium own brand pencil.Classic DesignThe classic hexagonal shape is easy to grip and control for all ages, with satisfaction guaranteed for students and professionals alike. The barrel is made from hardwearing linden wood to extend the lifespan of the pencil and reduce the chance of breakages – particularly useful in the classroom – and is further protected with a sleek silver polished finish.The polished finish is not only aesthetically pleasing, but a practical feature too, maintaining the quality of the wood and protecting it from moisture for a longer lifespan. For art classes, home schooling and learning on the go, your YPO Pencils are sure to remain in top condition.Quality LeadCheap, economy alternatives often use low quality leads that result in inaccuracies and frustration. These pencils on the other hand use a premium 2.2mm super-bonded lead formulation that is break resistant, meaning no more repetitive sharpening or breakages mid-way through a project to ruin your concentration. Not only does this make the pencils much less frustrating to work with, but again expands the lifespan of the pencil to save your school money over time.The HB lead will transfer onto paper in a way that is smooth, even and predictable, for a unique and satisfying experience every time. HB is in the middle of the lead hardness scale to provide maximum versatility to both writing and drawing – perfect for the demands of classroom use.For the same pencils in a pack of 144, please see 763985 .