The swivel blade is ideal for peeling vegetables and fruit with skins of medium thickness. The tip of the tool sharpened on both sides is useful for quickly removing potato eyes or other blemishes. It is intended for right-hand use and peeling movement towards the user. Replacement blades are available. The peeler has a total length 19.0 cm/7.5in and a handle length of 10.0cm/3.9in.