A sleek, modern vertical sharpener that saves on desk space while delivering powerful performance at home or the office. Features HHC™ hardened steel cutters for 65% faster sharpening and a 6x longer life than single-blade models. With quiet ease, the heavy-duty QuietSharp™ motor operates stall-free under normal use as the thermal-overload protection increases motor life. Tip Saver Technology™ prevents over sharpening for pencil longevity. Internal safety switch prevents operation when easy-clean shavings tray is removed.