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Postby somethin fishy » Wed Apr 16, 2014 1:21 pm

Does anybody have a good source for pencils of the non-splitting variety when used in the water?

I can only source them on the web from overseas which seems a bit crazy...


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Re: Pencils

Postby sugee » Thu Apr 17, 2014 10:01 am

just out of curiosity.. can you not use plastic carpenter's pencil?
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Re: Pencils

Postby ChuckyBob » Thu Apr 17, 2014 8:10 pm

sugee wrote:just out of curiosity.. can you not use plastic carpenter's pencil?
my guess would be yes.
The wooden ones usually split due to water absorption.
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Re: Pencils

Postby Ali Perkins » Sun Apr 20, 2014 8:43 am

I use these wood-free pencils: ... eraser-655

I haven't looked for them in New Zealand yet.
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