Brass Mechanical Pencil – Mark II


Our Hand-Built Mark II Brass Mechanical Pencil…

The Mark II Brass Mechanical Pencil from Nicholas Hemingway is a great example of us showcasing our love for timelessness in design and function. Handcrafted by skilled artisans for artisans, this pencil boasts a seamless nib to body design that is as sleek and sophisticated as it is functional, in fact this pencil has been designed to look as beautiful as it possibly could do.

Drawing inspiration from the aircraft industry, the Mark II is built with precision and attention to detail that is required for the construction of high-performance aircraft. This pencil is engineered for artists, engineers, and architects who demand nothing but the best from their drawing instrument.

This solid brass mechanical pencil has a seamless nib detail which gives the pencil one of our sleekest looks to date. Not quite as slim as our Slimline Mark III Brass Pencil, it measures 8mm in diameter to grip and 143mm long.

Comes in a beautiful gift box with black vegan leather case.

This brass mark II mechanical pencil weighs 24grams.


Brass Mechanical Pencil – Handmade Mark II

Experience the exceptional craftsmanship of the Handmade Mark II Brass Mechanical Pencil by Nicholas Hemingway. This pencil combines timeless design with modern functionality, making it essential for artists, designers, and engineers.

Inspired by Timeless Design

Crafted from solid brass, the Mark II Mechanical Pencil draws inspiration from the aircraft industry. The seamless nib-to-body design is both sleek and sophisticated, ensuring durability and elegance. Over time, the brass develops a unique patina, adding character to each pencil.

Superior Craftsmanship

Hand-built by skilled artisans, each pencil offers a smooth and comfortable writing experience. The precise mechanical mechanism ensures reliable performance for detailed sketches and precise drawings. Additionally, the Mark II provides various lead options (0.3mm, 0.5mm, 0.7mm, and 0.9mm) to cater to different artistic and technical needs.

Combining Elegance with Functionality

The polished brass body and balanced weight make the Mark II a pleasure to hold and use. Its ergonomic design and refined finish make it ideal for extended writing or drawing sessions. The pencil’s seamless brass nib enhances its sophisticated look, making it a standout piece in any collection.

Perfect Gift for Any Occasion

Presented in a beautifully crafted gift box with a black vegan leather case, the Mark II makes an extraordinary gift for anyone who appreciates fine craftsmanship. Whether for a professional or an enthusiast, this pencil is a thoughtful and unique present.

The Unique Qualities of Brass

Brass, known for its durability and corrosion resistance, is a preferred material in various industries, including aviation. Its excellent thermal conductivity and non-magnetic properties make it ideal for precision instruments. Over time, brass develops a rich patina, giving each pencil a distinctive look. You can polish it to maintain its bright finish or let it age gracefully.

Propelling Pencil vs. Mechanical Pencil

There is very little difference between the terms “brass propelling pencil” and “brass mechanical pencil.” Both refer to pencils that use a mechanism to extend the lead. Thus, the terms are often used interchangeably in the world of fine writing instruments.

Key Features

  • Inspired Design: Solid brass construction inspired by the aircraft industry.
  • Lead Options: Available in 0.3mm, 0.5mm, 0.7mm, and 0.9mm for various uses.
  • Elegant and Functional: Seamless design with a polished brass nib for a sophisticated look.
  • Perfect Gift: Beautifully packaged with a black vegan leather case, ideal for any occasion.

Dependable Delivery with Royal Mail’s Storied Service

We utilize UK 1st Class Signed For and International Tracked for all shipments, offering you assurance and peace of mind. Royal Mail’s distinguished history since 1516 underscores its role as a cornerstone of reliable postal service.
Delivery times vary based on order completion and how busy our studio is. Hand-built items may experience dispatch delays. Your understanding is appreciated.

Therefore, enhance your creative experience with the Nicholas Hemingway Handmade Mark II. Visit Nicholas Hemingway to learn more and order your unique pencil today.

Weight 24 g
Dimensions 144 × 8 × 8 mm
Lead Thickness

0.3mm, 0.5mm, 0.7mm, 0.9mm

1 review for Brass Mechanical Pencil – Mark II

  1. tsuyopoko (verified owner)

    How fantabulous, gorgeous and excellent the brass mechanical pencil Mark II is!!! Thank you very much!!!!!

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