Carl CP-80 Pencil Sharpener Review

Carl CP-80 Pencil Sharpener Review

My most recent purchase has been the Carl CP-80. Someone on the Erasable Podcast Facebook group mentioned that they were on sale on Amazon at a certain point, and when I went over to check it out, I was floored...it looked like it had everything I had been searching for in a long point sharpener.

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Derwent Long Point Pencil Sharpener Review

Derwent Long Point Pencil Sharpener Review

I moved to my current city last summer for work. While checking out the surrounding areas, I found an art supply shop in the next town over. I went digging around there for pencils, and it was the standard fare, mainly drawing pencils with a few General's things mixed in (they have subsequently started carrying Blackwings and Field Notes), but one thing that caught my eye was the Derwent Long Point sharpener.

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Dahle 133 Pencil Sharpener Review

Dahle 133 Pencil Sharpener Review

The next long point pencil sharpener I bought last year was the Dahle 133. Mark Tucker of Write Analog recommended it to me on the Erasable Podcast Facebook group. I was discussing how I was looking for something better than the Mitsubishi KH-20 and that I had a few specifications: it had to be rubber tipped where it grips the pencil and the point had to be somewhat concave.

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Mitsubishi KH-20 Long Point Sharpener Review

Mitsubishi KH-20 Long Point Sharpener Review

Today I'll be covering the first in my stash, the Mitsu-bishi KH-20. This sharpener was my first hand-crank long point sharpener...up until I bought it last year I sharpened all my pencils with an old metal Boston sharpener that was screwed to the wall in the warehouse where I worked.

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