Kyocera Adjustable Mandoline Slicer with Handguard : With no blades to change out, the Kyocera Adjustable Mandoline Slicer with Handguard is incredibly easy to use for creating paper thin, medium, thick and very thick slices in no time. A simple turn of the dial and the ceramic slicer quickly and uniformly slices cabbage, peppers, potatoes, oranges and more in 4 different widths: 0.5 mm, 1.3 mm, 2.0 mm and 3.0 mm. The included handguard holds foods secure and protects your fingers. Corner notches secure the Kyocera mandoline on top of bowls. Ultra-sharp ceramic slicer blade is engineered with exclusive Kyocera Advanced Ceramics that is second only to diamonds in hardness. Perfect for smoothly slicing carrots, onions, cucumbers, apples and other favorite fruits and vegetables for salads, stir-fries and garnishes. The ceramic slicer is stain- and rust-proof and does not brown foods or transfer a metallic taste. Dishwasher-safe. Founded in 1959 in Kyoto, Japan, Kyocera is today's largest manufacturer of premium quality advanced ceramic knives and kitchen products in the world. Both professional chefs and home cooks prefer the Kyocera ceramic slicer for its ease of handling and superior blade edge. Product Features Exclusive Kyocera Zirconia 206 advanced ceramic produces a stronger, dense blade Kyocera's advanced ceramic is second only to diamonds in hardness and is 50% harder than steel Kyocera mandoline creates perfect slices in 4 widths: 0.5 mm, 1.3 mm, 2.0 mm and 3.0 mm Advanced ceramic razor-sharp blade stays razor-sharp 10 times longer than conventional high-carbon steel blades Precision-sharp diamond ground blade for a microscopically exact, rock-hard edge Food slides easily across angled blade Durable ceramic blade does not absorb flavors, brown foods or transfer a metallic taste Handguard protects fingers during use Spikes underneath handguard firmly secure food Corner notches hold the slicer on top of bowls Ceramic blade is stain- and rust-proof and impervious to acids, oils and salts Comfortable ergonomic handle includes hanging eyelet for storage Versatile, durable and affordable-ideal for everyday use Dishwasher-safe Lifetime complimentary sharpening Lifetime warranty
When I'm in the Kitchen, I become: Self-proclaimed Gourmet
I tend to cook meals that are:Comfort
Cooking Idol/Inspiration:Ina Garten
This is perfect for the cook who makes AuGrautin Potatoes or slices vegetables. It is handy, takes little storage space, and is super EASY to use. Has an adjustable blade for different thicknesses. I love it. Chef's has quick shipping.