What Are Some Features of a Professional Mandoline Slicer?


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The PL8 Professional Mandoline from Progressive features a blade adjustment knob that enables users to change between waffle blades and built-in slicing. As such, the user is able to eliminate loose blades and parts. The product comes with slice, waffle and julienne cutting options in four slicing thicknesses, including 1 mm, 3.5 mm, 5.5 mm and 7.5 mm.

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The PL8 Professional Mandoline is extra wide and features a stainless steel slicing deck that lets food glide easily. It also features a safety hand guard that secures the food for stable slicing. Nonskid feet ensure the mandoline stays in place during use, and they fold in for compact storage.

The Swissmar Borner V-1001 V-Slicer Plus Mandoline is a sturdy plastic device with stainless steel blades. Although not classed as a professional grade slicer, it performs extremely well. The V-shaped slicers snap in and out of place easily and are very sharp.

La Mandoline Vantage from De Buyer is made of stainless steel and features a V-shaped sharp blade. The blade is integrated in the frame and cuts all types of vegetables and fruits. It also has an adjustable cutting thickness ranging from 1 mm to 10 mm. The product comes with an ergonomic pusher that provides a secure grip when in use.

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