The Blackwing 602 pencil is truly an iconic writing tool favored by famous writers like John Steinbeck. The Palomino Blackwing 602 features a firm and smooth graphite core that is ideal for writers and everyday users. Its firm, dark lead holds a point and lays down a line like no other pencil on the market, perfect for those marathon writing sessions. Make a mistake? The Palomino Blackwing 602 pencil has you covered with a unique, extendable eraser that doesn’t leave a trace behind. Inspired by the past, made for the writers of tomorrow.