Tomato Slicer

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HANDLE COLOR
Silver (R126)
Black (W226)
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A top-seller in Rada’s lineup of great knives, the world-famous Tomato Slicer features our dual-serrated blade that allows you to effortlessly cut perfect tomato slices—thick or thin—without squashing. It goes way beyond tomatoes though. Use it to cut through crusty rolls then make flawless pepper rings, cucumber rounds, and onion slices for sandwiches. It will be one of the most-used—and most-loved—knives in your kitchen.

  • Thanks to its dual-edged serrated blade (which works for both right- and left-handed cooks), this knife will just keep on slicing, while remaining incredibly sharp.
  • Smooth cutting with no squashing, so your even slices will make you look like a pro.
  • We use super-hard surgical-grade T420 high-carbon stainless steel for a blade that retains its edge.
  • Available with a choice of silver satin aluminum handle and black resin handle. Handles have a built-in finger guard to protect fingers while cutting.
  • Backed by our Lifetime Guarantee: Rada Mfg. Co. will replace any product manufactured by our company returned to us due to defects in material or workmanship.



The Extraordinary Value of The Rada Tomato Slicer

DESCRIPTION

The Tomato Slicer is a best seller, cherished by generations of cooks for its ability to slice tomatoes with very little applied pressure, eliminating squashing. The dual-sided serrated blade cuts through food easily, whether you hold the knife in your right or left hand.

RECOMMENDED USES

Designed to slice tomatoes expertly without squashing. Your best friend when you want perfect tomato slices for BLTS, burgers, veggie trays, and side dishes. But don’t stop there—slice through salad ingredients (lettuce, hard-cooked eggs, strawberries, and celery), peaches, avocados, pepperoni, and so much more!

BLADE

To assure our customers get the best knives available, all Rada blades are crafted from surgical-quality, T420 high-carbon stainless steel for a lifetime of durability then hollow ground for incredible sharpness. The super-sharp, dual serrated blade of the Tomato Slicer allows right- and left-handed cooks to achieve equal success.

HANDLE

This knife has two handle options. The silver handle is made from permanently cast silver brushed aluminum and has a satin finish. The black handle is constructed from black stainless steel resin. Both fit beautifully into any kitchen décor.

AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING GIFT SETS

The Starter Set
This seven-piece Starter Set includes a little bit of everything—perfect for giving a kitchen high-quality multi-functionality and great taste. Whether purchasing as a gift or for your own home, this set will pare, peel, and slice through any food in the house. Put it to the test and see why this is one of our best-selling gift sets.
Cooking Essentials Set
Rada’s Cooking Essentials Gift Set comes with three wonderful knives, making it an ideal gift for any occasion. The Heavy Duty Paring, Utility/Steak, and Tomato Slicer covers ALL the essentials and will handle virtually any cutting task.
Sensational Serrations Set
Rada’s Sensational Serrations Gift Set has been referred to as a sandwich-maker’s dream, and makes a perfect gift for anyone. The three-piece set contains our Serrated Regular Paring Knife, Tomato Slicer, and 6" Bread Knife.
Peel, Pare & Slice Set
Rada’s Peel, Pare & Slice Gift Set includes the best of the best of Rada products. New and experienced cooks alike will love the perfect combination of tools that feature form, function, and impeccable good looks, all tucked inside an attractive gift box.
Essential Oak Block Set
This eight-piece Essential Oak Block Set includes an Essential Oak Block and seven of the most useful larger knives available (the empty slots remaining give you the freedom to select six additional knives--steak knives or any of our paring knives—to round out your set).

Product Specifications

BLADE LENGTH 5"

TOTAL LENGTH 8⁷/8"

BLADE MATERIAL Surgical-Quality,
T420 High-Carbon Stainless Steel

BLACK HANDLE MATERIAL Molded Resin

SILVER HANDLE MATERIAL Cast Aluminum

COUNTRY OF PRODUCTION USA

PRODUCT WARRANTY The Lifetime Guarantee

Ready to Last a Lifetime

  • A dull knife is a dangerous knife! Keep your blades sharp. When Rada’s high-quality non-serrated blades need sharpening, there’s no need for a professional knife-sharpening service. You can do it yourself in a matter of seconds with the modest but oh-so incredibly effective Quick Edge Knife Sharpener.

  • Rada recommends hand washing all fine cutlery. Hand washing prevents microscopic dings on a knife blade’s cutting edge, eliminates the harsh environment created by a dishwasher’s high temperatures and abrasive detergents that will negatively affect its handle, and ultimately extends the life of the knife.

    While Rada’s black handle knives and utensils are more dishwasher tolerant than the silver handles, hand washing is still recommended.

    It boils down to this: When knives last a lifetime like Rada Cutlery knives do, you want them to remain in tip-top condition so you can enjoy them for a lifetime.

  • Since 1948, Rada Cutlery has been crafting knives that stand the test of time. The hand-sharpened, razor-sharp edge of the surgical-quality, T420 high-carbon stainless steel blade ensures that durability reaches our customers...for a lifetime of use.

    Every one of our products is handcrafted in the heart of the USA, with materials only from America. Our strong heritage and Midwest values assure dependability you can believe in and sharp good looks you’ll be proud to have in your home.

    Outstanding knives. Exceptional value. That’s the Rada way.

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    JH
    06/11/2021
    Jackie H.
    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Tomato Slicer

    I use this knife more than all the others. So convenient for some many things. Razor sharp slices like butter through vegetables. Will order several more and give as gifts.

    IK
    12/16/2020
    Iva K.
    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Tomato Slicer

    I have used the tomato slicer for years that I got as a gift. I love it so much that I now have 18 to give to others as gifts. That tells the whole story as to what I think of the slicer.

    TG
    09/14/2020
    Trystan G.
    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    My Grandma had one!

    I love my Rada tomato slicer knife! It's razor sharp and I've already used it on over 100 pounds of tomatoes!I realized, after I ordered it, that it was familiar. I feel very sure that my Grandma used one too! I love knowing that I'm using a great knife that is also American-made, from an old, proven, trusted company! Thank you for finding me on Facebook with an ad! You've got a new fan!

    AB
    08/30/2020
    Angela B. Gibbons
    United States United States
    I recommend this product

    Rada is the Best Knife Made

    I still have the first Rada knife I bought 30 years ago! The tomato slicer I just bought is just as great as the first one. Rada is an excellent product!





    FAQs

    What are the three handle styles?

    Silver. Our silver permanently cast solid brushed aluminum handles with a satin finish were the “originals,” dating back to post-WWII (1948), when manufacturing of non-war-related products began in earnest.

    Black. Our black handles are made from stainless steel resin and were introduced in 2007 to offer more choices to our customers. This handle is also more tolerant of dishwashers.

    Anthem Wave. In 2019, another black handle was introduced. Called Anthem Wave, it has an ergonomic grip and is slightly longer and larger than our other handles, great for people who prefer a bigger handle.

    What’s the best way to care for Rada cutlery?

    The best way to care for all fine cutlery is to hand wash and then dry immediately. Hand washing eliminates the harsh environment created by a dishwasher’s high temperatures and abrasive detergents, prevents microscopic dings on the blades’ cutting edge, and helps protect your knives from corrosion, ultimately extending the life of their finish. Caring for your knives properly assures they’ll remain sharp and in great condition for a lifetime of use

    What makes Rada knives so special?

    Every Rada Cutlery product is 100% American made, from raw materials through construction. Always have been; always will be.

    Our knives are crafted with surgical-quality high-carbon stainless steel and hand sharpened, giving every Rada knife a razor-sharp edge.

    All non-serrated Rada knives can be easily resharpened when needed, to achieve a like-new blade again and again.

    Every product manufactured by Rada Mfg. Co. is GUARANTEED FOR LIFE from defects in material or workmanship. Our craftsmanship is topnotch, meaning you’ll probably never need this guarantee, but if you do, we’ll be here for you to honor our promise.

    Our products last. Families often pass their knives from generation to generation. The low price you’ll pay for that kind of quality is remarkable!

    Can this product be used with both hands?

    Hooray! All Rada knives (as well as the Quick Edge Knife Sharpener) and utensils can be used by either right- or left-handed users equally well. Our Cheese Knife has special features designed to work its best when held in the right hand. However, customers have told us they use the knife with their left hand without issue.

    Every serrated Rada knife and “cutting utensil” is made using the BEST type of serration for its intended purpose. Non-serrated blades are hollow ground on both sides for ultimate cutting and slicing.

    How is the Quick Edge Sharpener used?

    Simply grip the sharpener’s durable nylon base at the end furthest from the wheels with one hand and pull a knife blade between the wheels of the sharpener at a slight upward angle using the other hand; repeat four to six times. This works equally well whether you hold the sharpener with your left hand (logo is facing you for “righties”) or with your right hand (logo is facing away from you for “lefties”). Now, carefully wipe off the blade to remove any metal shavings and you’re done!

    The secret is in the Quick Edge Knife Sharpener’s dual steel wheels, which intersect to sharpen both sides of a knife blade at the same time. The specially hardened, high-carbon stainless wheels ensure that blades reach their sharpest point with only a few passes

    Why Rada?

    Rada Mfg. Co. has been manufacturing cutlery in the Midwest since 1948, selling more than 170 million knives since that time. Every product is 100% made in the USA, from raw materials all the way through construction.

    We started out in a small facility producing just six products and three gift sets, several of which are still in production today. We’ve come a long way since then and offer 125+ products from knives, utensils, and gift sets to kitchen tools, food mixes, and recipe and gift books.

    Through the years, Rada has remained strong, with this goal at the forefront: providing outstanding knives at an exceptional value that everyone can afford. Because sharp knives shouldn’t be a luxury.

    Rada also helps thousands of fundraising groups raise money for their causes through our Fundraising Programs and provides an opportunity for individuals and small businesses to sell and profit from Rada products through our Reseller Program.