The KitchenIQ Ceramic Edge Gourmet Electric Sharpener provides a versatile, thorough electric knife sharpener to keep your blades as sharp as you like. This feature-full sharpener delivers everything you need to sharpen dull blades that have lost their edge, maintain keen edges on both serrated and straight edges, as well as keep kitchen shears and household scissors sharp.
With its extra fine, interlocking alumina ceramic wheels, the KitchenIQ Ceramic Edge Gourmet Electric Sharpener minimizes metal loss from your knife while sharpening, resulting in longer blade life. In contrast to diamond coated wheels, ceramics are able to produce a smooth and more consistent cutting edge. The ceramic wheels also prevent scratches or damage to your blades that can happen with some other electric sharpeners. Sharpening both sides of the edge with great precision at the same time, this sharpener makes knife maintenance quick and effortless.
The KitchenIQ Ceramic Edge Gourmet Electric Sharpener sharpens to a 17.5˚ angle each side (35˚ combined angle), a perfect middleground between Western and double-beveled Asian blades. For duller blades, the sharpener features a manual carbide slot to set the blade’s edge, and for serrated blades, another manual slot offers triangular ceramic stones. This wonderful device also features a manual ceramic slot for and a retractable pull-out sharpener that handles both left- and right-handed shears and scissors.Lastly, the sharpener includes a cleaning brush for the ceramic wheels and a clean-out slot underneath for easy cleaning, as well as a comfortable rubber hand grip and non-slip rubber feet to keep things stable while in use. This handy sharpener will handle stainless steel, carbon, and alloy knives. It is not intended for use with single beveled blades or ceramic knives.
The KitchenIQ Ceramic Edge Gourmet Electric Sharpener carries a Three-Year Limited Use Warranty.