The OXO International I-Series Swivel Peeler has a precision ground, extra-hardened stainless steel blade for easier, faster peeling. Plus the blade is longer for increased maneuverability and surface area coverage. Constructed of sturdy die cast zinc, this Swivel Peeler features an efficient eyer to quickly remove stubborn blemishes on fruits and vegetables. A non-slip handle with extra squish in the grip areas provides cushioning and comfort. For maximum safety and effectiveness, peeler blades, like knife blades, should be sharp.