A sharp point makes a huge difference when you're sketching, drawing, or shading. Fortunately, with this X-Acto compact electric pencil sharpener, you'll never have to worry about keeping your favorite pencils sharp. The durable solid steel cutter gives you perfect points every single time, even in a high-use environment. A built-in pencil stop prevents over sharpening, and the unit automatically resets and shuts off after you're done with it to prevent overheating. The sharpener doesn't draw power when not in use, thus ensuring energy efficiency. It's compact enough to easily fit onto your desk, countertop or table, and the classic box styling fits right in with your office or studio decor. The bottom has nonskid feet to prevent slipping and protect your desk surface.