Power up this kids electric pencil sharpener with (2) AA batteries and you're ready to get sharpening! Compatible with both standard lead pencils and colored pencils alike, this model features a compact, space-saving design that's convenient for on-the-go use. Each of these kids pencil sharpeners also features a powerful, stall-free motor that promises to stand up to frequent classroom use. However, should you wish to transform your sharpener back to it's right out-of-the-box state, simply replace the unit's cutter! In fact, this sharpener already comes with a replacement cutter cartridge for quick and easy replacement! The translucent blue exterior is hinged, opening easily for shavings disposal. Plus, a built-in safety switch prevents the unit from operating when the shavings tray is open. This little sharpener is perfect for kids and the classroom!