Made in Germany. Cast metal crank style sharpener for lead and colored pencils with table mount. Crank style sharpener with rubberized claws, auto stop, selectable cone shapes (long cone, short cone, short & wide cone). The pencil shavings are held in a removable tray. Sharpens both standard 8mm and larger 11mm diameter pencils or crayons.
In 1908 Theodor Möbius was the first man to manufacture pencil sharpeners on anindustrial scale. Heinrich Ruppert joined the company in 1922 and the brand Möbius + Ruppert was born. Since then the company has continued its innovative spirit, manufacturing premium products in it factory in Erlangen, Germany. With probably the widest selection of sharpeners in the world Möbius + Ruppert has established itself as a true specialist in its field. In 1997 paper trimmers were added to their selection and the company continues to use its expertise in manufacturing precision cutting tools to innovate.