For people with arthritis, limited hand mobility or hand gripping strength, slicing a boiled egg can be a challenge. With the Egg Slicer by OXO Good Grips users can quickly and easily slice hard boiled eggs into perfect slices. With one simple press of the handle, 10 stainless steel wires slice through the egg, creating uniform egg slices. The Egg Slicer not only promotes safety, but eliminates messy egg crumbs too! The Santoprene raised handle is easy to open and close and provides a comfortable grip. The holder cradles the egg in either direction for round or oblong slices. The OXO Good Grips Egg Slicer is a simple solution for slicing hard-boiled eggs into 5 mm slices or chopping uniform pieces. OXO kitchen tools are recognized by several national and international organizations for superior design, ultimate comfort and ease of use. The OXO Good Grips line was originally engineered to assist the inventor's wife with her arthritic hands. OXO is the leading kitchen tool supplier to the world's gourmet kitchens. Egg Slicer by OXO Good Grips Specifications: Dimensions: Overall 5.75 inches long, 4 inches wide, 1.5 inches high. Materials: Stainless-steel, Santoprene. Model: 1271080. Weight: 6.4 oz. Care: Top-rack dishwasher safe.