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On 5/18/16 6:26 PM, Karen Ackoff wrote:
> Anne,
>
> This one looks interestingÖ
>
> http://www.amazon.com/Desert-Song-Sharpener-Batteries-Pencils_Black/dp/B00SIDJXBS?tag=maxcnashjo-20
>
> It is reported to do well with Prismacolor pencils. It runs on AC, 
> batteries or USB. You can choose blunt, middle, or a sharp point.
>
> I have no experience with itÖ just going by reviews.
>
> K
>
>> On May 18, 2016, at 5:07 PM, Anne Runyon <[log in to unmask] 
>> <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>>
>> Thank you, Kathy, Alison and Karen too.
>> I know that the Prismacolors get broken ... but I am hoping some will 
>> respond to a new sharpener a little better. Iíll check out these two 
>> suggestions.
>> Annie
>> Hi Annie,
>> I've had good luck with:
>> http://www.dickblick.com/products/x-acto-1800-electric-pencil-sharpener/
>> and have purchased a small fleet of them for the students to use when 
>> I teach classes in colored pencils.  They're inexpensive, and work 
>> well.  Good luck!
>> Alison Schroeer
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> Iíve heard good reviews for this one. Itís on my shopping list, 
>> although I donít have personal experience with it. Maybe check with 
>> one of the colored pencil groups if youíre on social media?
>> Derwent Super Point Manual Helical Pencil Sharpener 
>> (2302001)<https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00CA15DIQ/ref=ox_sc_act_title_3?ie=UTF8&psc=1&smid=ATVPDKIKX0DER>
>> Kathy
>> On May 18, 2016, at 8:50 AM, Anne Runyon <[log in to unmask] 
>> <mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
>> Hi friends,
>> (Sorry- I have an eraser... looking for a sharpener.)
>> I have been using an old hand crank pencil sharpener and a couple of 
>> small
>> metal hand-held sharpeners for eons. However, the newer Prismacolor 
>> pencils
>> just don't sharpen well ... break way too often.
>> I understand that an electric sharpener might help. Any suggestions for a
>> good, modestly priced electric? I would prefer having it plug in, rather
>> than be battery operated, but most importantly ... Will it sharpen
>> Prismacolor pencils well?
>> Thanks,
>> Annie
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