This is a easy to make 7mm kit with a long tube that will really show off your wood. Get creative by using a different color/species of wood for the short tube.Similar in design and construction to the popular Slimline style pencil. Requires drilling a 3" long pencil blank, or use PSI Super Blanks. Plus the 24kt gold plating offers a bright pure gold plating that will give your pencil a rich and luxurious look. Our 24kt gold uses a "premium rack plating" process and is covered with an epoxy coating for extreme durability. We guarantee it's beauty and durability with a lifetime guarantee.