The Historical Origins Of The Pencil Sharpener

- Dec 18, 2017 -

Pencil Sharpener You must not be unfamiliar, it is the tool to sharpen pencils, in 17th century, people just use knives to sharpen pencils, with the progress of society, by the beginning of 19th century, people not only need to use more pencils, but also the time to sharpen the pencil has a higher demand, The mechanical principle of a pencil sharpener in this environment, the first such a pencil sharpener, was invented in 1828 by a Frenchman, in the next few centuries, the pencil sharpener gradually developed into what people are familiar with.

The golden age of the pencil sharpener is probably in the middle of the 80 's to the early 90, the early 90, the emergence of automatic or electric pencil sharpener, the traditional sense of the pencil sharpener slowly withdrew from the stage of history.