This ribbon grater is part of the professional series from Microplane. The grater is ideal for grating ginger, garlic or parmesan. The ribbon blade (18 rows) grates in both directions so it saves time. The razor-sharp stainless steel blade grates without clogging due to its unique blade profile therefore no waste is created. Solid stainless steel frame. Stainless steel handle with hanging ring. Has a rubber foot which helps prevent slippage when in use. Easy to clean. Dishwasher safe. Grating area 13.3cm x 5.7cm/5” x 2½”. Comes with safety cover.