General’s Semi-Hex graphitei pencils are ideal for school, home or office use and represent the only yellow hexagonal pencil offered for sale on the Pencils.com store.

The premium quality SemiHex is made in the USA by General Pencil Company in Jersey City, NJ since the early 1900′s. General’s SemiHex pencils are handcrafted and made with sustainably harvested Incense Cedari wood grown in the forests of California.

General’s Semi-Hex pencils are made with the company’s exclusive Carbo-Weld process, to ensure smooth sharpening and strength. No wasted time and excessive wear on sharpeners in the classroom

The Semi-Hex as with all General’s brand products conform to ASTM-D4236 are tested for safety and quality. Pencils & Erasers are Pthalate free, AP (Art and Creative Materials Institute) Approved and PMAi (Pencil Makers Association) Approved for safety and have always been lead free.

For more information on the interesting history of the General Pencil Company click here.

Year:
Introduced early 1900s
Materials:
Genuine Incense Cedar, Smooth #2 graphite, classic rubber eraser