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Safety instructions and the like are usually supplied for a reason. :blink:

I bought a Mandoline Vegetable slicer/cutter today, with, to quote the box "Includes a finger safe food holder"

So I tested said cutter with out using the "Finger safe food holder"

I now have

a. 1 finger and thumb slightly shorter than before,

b. 2 circles of finger and thumb end

c. lots of blood

I wonder why they warn you that the item is sharp and to use the "Finger safe food holder"

Not happy now

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Knives are dangerous, might cut yourself lol

With a knife you can control the thickness of the slice yourself.

With a food slicer can you adjust the thickness of the slices (from "wafer thin" to "now don't be greedy")?

If it can be adjusted, how thick a slice have you taken off your finger and thumb?

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Knives are dangerous, might cut yourself lol

Last time I bought some knives they didn't come with some safety instructions and a warning, - or even a finger safe device!

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Last time I bought some knives they didn't come with some safety instructions and a warning, - or even a finger safe device!

Luckily only the thin setting

Still hurts

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Luckily only the thin setting

Still hurts

If you cut it really thin, thinner than wafer thin, then you could put it on a microscope slide, stain it with iodine, put a cover slip on top and get it viewed under a microscope.

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If you cut it really thin, thinner than wafer thin, then you could put it on a microscope slide, stain it with iodine, put a cover slip on top and get it viewed under a microscope.

No all the finger bits got mixed up with the carrot lol making the carrot unsuitable for vedgetarians

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No all the finger bits got mixed up with the carrot lol making the carrot unsuitable for vedgetarians

I like thick wedges of carrot, - cut freehand with a knife, so that you can actually taste it.

None of your thin tasteless thin cut stuff.

I would set it to at least a 4mm cut for carrots.

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