The Best Mechanical Pencils For Architects, Architectural Students & Designers

Our top pick of the best mechanical Pencils for use in architecture drafting, technical drawing and sketching.

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Rotring 600 Mechanical Pencil

01 - Black 0.5mm or 0.7mm full metal hexagonal body providing ideal balance of weight and feeling. Lead hardness grade indicator for rapid identification, for precise ruler-based drawing 

 

Pentel Graph Gear 1000

02 - Strong and lightweight metal pencil that comes in a range of different lead sizes with a finely chiseled metallic grip with soft  pads for extra grip and rubber in sleeve.

 

 

Caran D'ache Metal Mechanical Pencil

03 - Styled to match the classic 849 Metal ballpoint. Features aluminium body with metal pocket clip and  polished button, comes in a range of lead sizes and coloured cases.

 

Rotring 1904444 600 Mechanical Pencil

04 - Silver full metal hexagonal body providing ideal balance of weight and feeling. Lead hardness grade indicator for rapid identification, for precise ruler-based drawing

 

 

Pentel GraphGear 500 Pencil

05 - Quality feel and weight with stippled brushed metal grip. A 4mm sleeve protects the lead. With a lead grade indicator it can be supplied with 0.5, 0.7, or 0.9mm lead sizes.

 

Staedtler Silver Series

06 - Durable metal body with comfortable weight and balance.Knurled anti-slip grip for stable wr iting and drawing. Lead grade indicator with grades from 3H–2B.