All the traditional qualities of charcoal combined with high resistance to splintering. Available in H, HB, B, 2B.
No black fingers when working with these pencils, which is good if you're the finnicky sort.
I get 'em because you can put a point on the working bit a lot easier. Peter Smith (Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom) on 25 Sep 2012
Superior compressed charcoal - ideal for finished work. Not, though as good as Nitram charcoal Raffaello (Kidderminster, United Kingdom) on 25 Nov 2015