The Pencil Pages reports: The most common of all pencils are the wood-encased types. A thin rod of a graphite composite or other material is sandwiched between two precisely formed strips of wood. Wood pencils are usually made with cedar because it can withstand the tortures of sharpening and stresses of writing without cracking or splitting.
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