RSharp writes: “This looks like what I’ve been looking for in a flat pencil sharpener. It makes a nice chisel tip on the pencil instead of the strange concave tip you get from rotary sharpeners with curved blades.”
He suggests that these can be found pretty easily at art stores, which is true. We’ve seen a variety of ’em available all over — even Sears carries a model, though not always in-store. Check out the Froogle link for a dozen or so.
Pricing starts around $4 for sharpeners like this.