Question about The Office Equipment & Supplies

Open Question

Have vintage boston vacuum pencil sharpener. Handle off, need the post or part to attach to sharpener?

Posted by on

Ad

2 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

SOURCE: Boston pencil sharpener part

Try here:

http://www.spodaco.com/xactoland.html


Posted on Feb 21, 2009

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do i sharpen a pencil a safe way but without a sharpener?


if you tell me how small is a quarter ill tell you how too sharpen your pencil??!!

Dec 19, 2014 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Tip

How to sharpen a pencil so the tip doesn't break


When I was in school it would always frustrate me that the tips of the pencil were always breaking in the sharpener. It took many tries of turning the pencil and turning the sharpener, different amounts of pressure and I finally found the secret.

Sharpening a pencil is a very easy thing to do. When you are using a hand sharpener, either a small plastic one with a cartridge to catch the shavings or the really small ones that don't catch the shaving, your put the utencile end of the pencil into the sharpener keeping it has straight as possible.

Applying a little pressure turn the pencil in the clockwise motion (you can turn either the pencil or the sharpener both will work). The shavings will begin to fall off and you keep turning until either you are satisfied with the sharpness of the tip or the shavings stop coming off. Make sure that you don't put more pressure on the pencil to make the shaving keep coming off because that will make the tip break and get stuck in the sharpener.

Pull the pencil out and clean the sharpener, it should be good to go. What I discovered was that if I had dropped a pencil a few times then the lead inside the pencil would be broken and this would cause the tip to break after sharpening. Treating your pencils nicely will keep them from breaking tips when you sharpen.

on Jan 30, 2014 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

Misplaced my power supply for my 1950x pencil sharpener and can`t find the output or polarity labeled on the thing?


I have the same sharpener. Input is 120v AC 60Hz 16W which is what comes out of the wall in USA.
Output is 12V 800mA and the polarity is positive in the inside of the plug. I'll try to attach a photo to this post.
misplaced-power-supply-1950x-pencil#solution-section-kjptrdwcwv032w1lziamb525-3-0.jpg

Mar 02, 2014 | Boston Acoustics Mighty Mite Electric...

1 Answer

What kinds of pencil sharpners are there?


There are many kinds of pencil sharpeners that have been developed through the years.

The most common ones, the manual sharpners, can be of the following kinds:

Mechanical sharpeners: a portable variety, usually small and in the shape of a rectangular prism. The blade inside rotates around the pencil, sharpening it. The shavings emerge through a slot.

Blade sharpeners: small and portable, hold replaceable shaving razor blades or permanently fitted blades. They work similarly to knives, but in a more convenient and safe way.

Cylindrical cutters: larger variety, stationary, powered by a crank. One hand holds the pencil, the other turns the crank.

Another common pencil sharpener found often in offices is the electric sharpener. It works on the same principle as the manual sharpener, but the blade rotates quickly thanks to an electric motor, either powered by batteries or plugged into the electrical system.

There are still people, mainly artists, that sharpen their pencils with a knife.

Oct 06, 2013 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

When was the pencil sharpener invented?


Before the pencil sharpener was invented, pencils were sharpened by shaving away the wood with a knife. The first pencil sharpener was invented by Therry des Estwaux in 1847.

Oct 06, 2013 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

What is a pencil sharpener?


A pencil sharpener is "a device for sharpening a pencil's writing point by shaving away its worn surface. Pencil sharpeners may be operated manually or by an electric motor." (wikipedia)

Oct 06, 2013 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

Is there a pencil sharpener that I can sharpen several pencils at once?


I don't think there is, but there's a sharpener with different size holes for different types of pencils: http://www.officedepot.com/a/products/744792/Stanley-Bostitch-Classroom-Electric-Pencil-Sharpener/?cm_cat=2000000361

Jan 24, 2013 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

The tip of a pencil is stuck in the bottom of my Westcott iPoint pencil sharpener. It won't sharpen pencils all the way now. Any way to get that out?


Use a small nail or pin to break up the piece that is stuck, then blow out the bits with a drinking straw, maybe one of the bendy ones.

Sep 09, 2011 | Vacuums

1 Answer

Boston pencil sharpener part


Try here:

http://www.spodaco.com/xactoland.html


Feb 20, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

Not finding what you are looking for?
Office Equipment & Supplies Logo

Related Topics:

28 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top The Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

James Cagle
James Cagle

Level 2 Expert

454 Answers

Gareth Cockram
Gareth Cockram

Level 3 Expert

661 Answers

Peter March
Peter March

Level 1 Expert

17 Answers

Are you a The Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...