The Kyocera Ceramic Julienne Slicer is ideal for julienning carrots, zucchini, potatoes and more. Prepare fruits and vegetables for sauteing, garnishes and salads. Fast and easy to use: no set up! The non-corrosive blades are made from an advanced ceramic that will stay ultra sharp 10 times longer than steel blades. Hand-guard holds food securely and protects fingers. Slice thickness 1/8" wide. Dishwasher safe. Made in Japan.