do you carry pens or pencils in you're pocket? as you may know they take up allot of space this Instructable will show you how to shorten a macanical pencil and make it easier to carry in you're pocket with more room leftover
Step 1: All the Stuff You Need and Disassembly
1 papermate pencil
start by pulling off the back then unscrew the tip and the innards should slide out the back.
Step 2: Chop It Up
I made this one a little too short but you want to cut the inside and outside case to around 3" and clean it to remove any excess shavings.
Step 3: Re-assemble
ok now that you did that re assemble it the way you took it apart and add lead and try it out