The look and feel of the Tombow 2558 Pencil will surely take you back to your childhood. The yellow hexagonal body, the pink eraser on top and the smell of the wood are all very nostalgic. However, unlike your childhood wooden pencils, this one was made with office use in mind.
The eraser in particular was designed as to not leave eraser shavings all over your page and when you write with it, it’s supposed to show up well on photocopies and scans. The eraser erases really well and you don’t need to press too hard. This pencil is perfect for you if you look back on simpler times but want something that will work well with your office lifestyle.
- Yellow hexagonal wooden pencil with eraser
Tombow Pencil Co., Ltd. was established in Japan in 1913 as a manufacturer of wood-cased lead and colored pencils. It is not an exaggeration to say that every student in Japan has grown up with the Tombow pencil.
During the past four decades, Tombow has diversified its manufacturing program to include ballpoint pens, roller ball pens, markers, correction tape, glue sticks, liquid glues, adhesive tape, and dry highlighters. Today, Tombow has achieved an outstanding reputation for its unique, innovative and original products.