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#2 Soft Lead Hexagonal Pencils

$18.99
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Product Description

Our fabulous #2 Soft Lead Pencils are a joy to use as they glide across paper and because the lead is darker, they are particularly great for doing crossword puzzles and other brain teazers. They are particularly pretty with white bodies, gold ferrules and white erasers.  Your print color and text will jump out.

The Price Includes

  • White bodied pencils with gold ferrules and white erasers
  • One dozen (12) unsharpened pencils
  • One metallic print color 
  • One font
  • One identical text line, printed once per pencil
  • The first text line can have 27 characters including spaces and punctuation. M's and W's count as two characters each.  Subsequent text lines must be shorter

 

 For An Additional Fee

  • Optional 2nd text line - add $10 per dozen
  • Optional 3rd text line - add $10 per dozen ALL TEXT LINES SHOULD BE IN UPPERCASE LETTERS FOR BEST RESULTS
  • Optional Extra Customization - add $12.99 per text line affected per dozen
  • Rush Service  - to jump to the front of the printing queue and ship by the end of the next business day - add $9.99 per dozen.  This fee, along with USPS Priority Express date guaranteed delivery, is required if the pencils must arrive by a specific date.  No exceptions, no order will be accepted when a date is specified without Rush Service fees and USPS Priority Express date guaranteed delivery.  Orders must be error-free at the time of submission to qualify for Rush Service. Every dozen in the order must pay rush service fees.
  • Gift Pouch that holds up to two dozen pencils includes a small plastic pencil sharpener and gift bow - add $1.50 each
  • Pencil Organizer Box-large, plastic, holds up to approximately 4 dozen pencils - add $3.50 each
  • Pretty Gift Box with ribbons and a bow - holds 1 dozen - add $3.50 each [order through the Gift Wrapping link above]
  • A big, beautiful red Christmas Bow with a small gold bell is available for an additional $0.99 each | while supplies last
  • Hanging Christmas Satin Stocking [about six inches high] holds one dozen personalized pencils is available for an additional $2 each | while supplies last

 

Available Punctuation

  • . , ' ! ? & $ - + @ # / : : and some fonts have  ( ) " * and the heart symbol
  • computer generated symbols, logos and punctuation combinations such as :) are not available
  • Orders submitted with punctuation that is not available for the selected font will be rejected with payment in full refunded. New error free orders must be submitted.

 Advice

  • Dates look best with . not / or -   example: May 23, 2015 or 5.23.2015 work well, but 5-23-2015 or 05-23-2015 or 5/23/2015 or 05/23/2015 don't look good on pencils
  • White pencils with black print look awful, especially with a plain font such as Arial or Helvetica

 

Notes

Multiple Text Line Orders - Submit UPPERCASE LETTERS ONLY ideally in the McKellar font for best results.

Diacritics - letters with punctuation above the letter are only available with the Larger Helvetica - with diacritics. To use this font, all text lines must have text with diacritics.  

Dates Appear best on a pencil either with periods or spelled out. For example:  3.6.2015 or March 6, 2015
Logos, Emoticons & Emojis  are not printable on small orders.  :) prints distorted and is not available.

Recommended Print Colors  gold, copper and silver print look really nice on white pencils. black print on white pencils looks awful.

 

 


Can the selected font print your text?  Check this chart

Fonts - Larger PrintAvailable PunctuationMissingLettersNumbers
ARIAL # / ( ) + -> pi  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   : ? UPPERCASE ONLY yes
Barnum ? .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
BERNHARD GOTHIC MEDIUM ?  $  ( )  * .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY yes
Bernhard Italic ? $ * —  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Bodoni Ultra Bold ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both No
Bodoni Italic ?  $  ( )  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Caslon Bold Italic ? $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Century Bold ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Century Oldstyle ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Century Schoolbook ?  $  /  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Century Schoolbook Bold ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Century Schoolbook Italic Bold ?  $ .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   : numbers Both yes
Clarendon ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Cloister Italic ? $ [ ]  ( ) " "  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Elite Underwood Typewriter ?  "  ( )  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Engravers Text ?  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Franklin Gothic Condensed ? $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Freehand Script ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Garamond ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Goudy Bold Italic ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
GOUDY HANDTOOLED ? $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY yes
Goudy Kennerly Italic ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Goudy Oldstyle Italic ?  $  ( )  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
GRECO ADORNO ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY yes
Helvetica - smaller with no diacritics ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both but very limited use available yes
Helvetica - Larger with Diacritics Diacritics !   Both but all text lines must have diacritics No
Hobo ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Law Italic ?  $  ( )  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Lucian Bold ?  $  ( )  "  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Lydian ?  $  ¢  .  ,  !  -  '  ;   : & Both yes
MANDARIN ?  $ .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY Very Few
Margery ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
McKellar Gothic ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
NEWPORT ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY No
News Gothic Condensed ?  $  ( ) .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Old Colony ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
OTHELLO $ ( )  /  ★  §  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY Some
Parisian ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Pencraft .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   : $ ? [ ] ( ) — / %  |   Both yes
Piranesi Italic ?  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Souvenir ?  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Spartan Medium ?  $  "  ( )  ¢  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Studio ?  $  /  [ ]  ( )  «  »  §   .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
stymie bold italic ? $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   lowercase only yes
Stymie Medium ? $ ( ) .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
VENUS BOLD ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   UPPERCASE ONLY yes
Wedding Text ?  $  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both yes
Brush Script ?   $  %  " ( )  ¢  .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both - email text prior to ordering yes
Park Avenue ? .  ,  !  &  -  '  ;   :   Both - email text prior to ordering yes

Fonts in the larger print category can also use generic symbols and fractions:
@ = # * check mark  ¢   -  +   %
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