You can save money by buying in bulk, slicing as needed. Boneless meats, cheeses and breads can be sliced with precision and versatility. Lettuce and cabbage can be shredded for cole slaw. Potatoes can be thinly sliced for homemade chips. Fresh deli platters can be created at home with this easy to use slicer. This durable diecast aluminum slicer comes ready to use, no assembly required.