Not only do they make slicing and cutting more difficult, you are more likely to end up cutting yourself. This is because the knife is more likely to slip and cut you instead of slicing cleanly through the meat.
With the Presto Best Buy Ever-Sharp Electric Knife Sharpener you will no longer have the problem of blunt knives as this system gives you an easy way to automatically sharpen all your kitchen and sporting knives to a razor sharp edge.
This Presto best buy EverSharp electrice knife sharpener uses Sapphirite sharpening wheels-which is the same ultrahard material that is used in professional sharpening shops
The two stage system – In stage 1, the no-guess blade guides automatically hold the knife in the ideal sharpening position for perfect sharpening as the knife is drawn slowly towards you, and then in stage 2, the system finely hones and polishes the knife edge to produce a perfect cutting surface.
You can sharpen knives made of alloy, carbon, or stainless steel and you can also use this sharpener on non-electric serrated knives providing that they are only serrated on one side.
Note: it is perfectly normal for sparks to fly when knives of high carbon steel come in contact with the Sapphirite wheels.
The three suction cups on the bottom hold the sharpener securely in place on a table or countertop, and there are two receptacles underneath the sharpener which catch the metal filings so you can easily dispose of them.