A Guide To Dealing With Lamy Mechanical Pencils

This page contains everything you will need to know about your Lamy mechanical pencil, including which leads and parts are suitable for your pencil and how to look after it including video guides.

Refill Chart

This table summarises all the key refill and spare part information that you will need for your Lamy mechanical pencil.

PencilLead refillEraser refillNotes
2000M40 0.7mm or M41 0.5mm*Z10
ABCM44 (new style, 1.44mm)-Some very old ABC models will take the broader M42 (3.15mm) leads
Accent 198 / 197 / 195M40 0.7mm or M41 0.5mm*Z10
AgendaM40 0.7mmZ10
Al-StarM40 0.7mm or M41 0.5mmZ18Note that since 2016 this pencil has been made with the 0.7mm lead. Prior to this older models will take the M41 0.5mm
AluM41 0.5mmZ10
CP1M41 0.5mmZ10
EconM40 0.7mmZ10
LineaM41 0.5mmZ10
LogoM41 0.5mm-
PurM40 0.7mm-
SafariM40 0.7mm or M41 0.5mmZ18Note that since 2016 this pencil has been made with the 0.7mm lead. Prior to this older models will take the M41 0.5mm
Scribble 0.7mmM40 0.7mmZ19
Scribble 3.15mmM43 3.15mm-
SpiritM41 0.5mmZ11
STM41 0.5mmZ10
TipoM40 0.7mm-
VistaM40 0.7mm or M41 0.5mmZ18Note that since 2016 this pencil has been made with the 0.7mm lead. Prior to this older models will take the M41 0.5mm

The size of lead will depend on which model you have purchased. This pencil has been available in both sizes.

Video Guides

An overview of Lamy pencils leads

How to change Lamy pencil leads

How to clean the needle and eraser tip on a Lamy pencil

Changing leads on a Lamy ABC pencil

Changing leads on a Lamy Scribble 0.7mm pencil

Changing leads on a Lamy Scribble 3.15mm pencil

Changing leads on a Lamy Accent pencil