Parts of an Electric Pencil Sharpener?

Answer Whether you're a collector of old office equipment or simply own an electric pencil sharpener, you may find it necessary to perform repairs or do some routine maintenance, including removing scraps... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Parts of an Electric Pencil Sharpener

When was the electric pencil sharpener invented?

The Hammacher Schlemmer Company created the first electric pencil sharpener sometime in the early 1940s in New York. Electric pencil sharpeners work on the same principles as mechanical pencil shar... Read More »

Who invented the first electric pencil sharpener?

According to the Early Office Museum, Samuel Forrester developed the first electric pencil sharpener in 1910 for use at a pencil factory. The Automatic Pencil Sharpener Company made the first comm... Read More »

When was the electric pencil sharpener introduced?

The earliest electric pencil sharpener dates back to around 1910. It was used in a pencil factory for sharpening pencils. Electric pencil sharpeners were not sold commercially until the early 1940'... Read More »

Who invented the electric pencil sharpener?

The electric pencil sharpener was designed by Raymond Loewy in the early 1940s and first offered by Hammacher Schlemmer Company of New York. Before manual or electric pencil sharpeners existed, kni... Read More »