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Eberhard Faber Display at the Panama-Pacific Exposition, 1915

A closer look at the Eberhard Faber display from the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition.

Unlike the previous post on the A.W. Faber display, for this one I have some construction details. 97 more words


Eberhard Faber Principal 221 F

This week has been quite the experience for me and my pencil adventures.  The EF Principal School Pencil was a pencil that I had been trying to find for years.   585 more words

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A New School Year...

… and here’s to hoping everything will be “okay” :)

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War and Peace

There have been several previous posts (including this one, War Between the Fabers) about the lawsuit A.W. Faber filed against the Eberhard Faber Company at the turn of the 20th century. 84 more words


Mongol 482: Final Thoughts

This week has been great and I really enjoyed focusing on just one pencil all week.  I can honestly say that I have been sucked back into the pencil world full force; just ask… 95 more words

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Mongol 482: Midweek

I have had time to write a bit with the Mongol 482 and already have some distinctive observations.  Firstly, the Mongol has a great weight to it.   231 more words

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Eberhard Faber Mongol 482

I had a hard time deciding which pencil to choose as my first.  My knee-jerk reaction was to pick my current favorite the Tombow MONO 100… 327 more words

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