The Weston 9-inch Food slicer is currently among the top models of electric food slicer on the market. The increasing demand of its model is credited to its efficiency of operation and sturdy construction. This heavy-duty slicer is ideal for slicing a wide variety of foods, whether it is meat, cheese, vegetables and more.
Using the adjustable thickness control knob, the Weston Heavy Duty Food 9-Inch Slicer slices foods from deli thick to ½ inch. Therefore, making a steak sandwich with this slicer can be easy. With onions, pepper, gooey cheese, and mushrooms there’s no need to leave the house. This slicer features an adjustable thickness control that will help make deli thin slices, or a hearty size for layering the sandwich.
- 8 pounds
- Dimensions 12.1 x 19.4 x 14.4 (L x W x H)
- Suction cup feet that keeps it in place while in use
- Removable blade and food tray for easy cleaning
- Equipped with an 8 5/8 “stainless steel blade
- Smooth sounding 150 watt torque motor
- Comes with adjustable thickness control for slicing from deli thin to ½ inch thick
- Compact in design which makes it easy to store and carry.
Pros & Cons
- The blade doesn’t rust because it is made of stainless steel material
- It can be used for slicing foods from deli thin to 1/2”
- Easy to clean because most of the components can be detached easily, especially the blade.
- Sturdy construction because it uses suction cup feet.
- This model is compact in design so it can be carried easily or stored without hassle.
- It has a large sized blade for more efficient cutting
- It uses a powerful belt driven motor for optimum cutting performance
- Best for slicing frozen foods like frozen meat or fish
- It has a very sharp blade which makes it easy to cut through foods.
- It has no safety button
- Not eligible for international shipping
At a decent price The Weston 9-inch Food slicer will definitely benefit consumers. Slicing foods will be easier with this slicer. It is equipped with an 8 5/8 inch sharp blade which can cut through any food you feed through it. Therefore, precautions should be taken while using this slicer.
The user is advised to use a pair of cut resistant gloves while operating this slicer. In addition, The Weston 9-inch Food slicer is compact in design so there is no hassle in keeping or storing it. It can be carried anywhere without using too much force unlike bigger and heavier slicers. One negative of this product is the lack of a safety button, but it has an on/off switch just like any other electric food slicer so the user is advised to be cautious while using this slicer.
Apart from The Weston 9-inch Food slicer, the Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer and the Chef’s Choice 609 Premium Electric Food Slicer are also among the top quality and in-demand food slicers on the market today. These slicers are made by the same manufacturer- the chef’s choice- they are both competitive and have outstanding features.
Although manufactured by the same company, some of the features of the Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer differ from the Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer, but they both offers competitive features any user will enjoy.
The Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer boasts a competitive edge compared to its rivals because it provides fast and efficient cutting. It uses a very powerful torque motor for slicing a variety of foods. The tilted design of its food carriage also greatly helps in producing perfect deli-cuts of meat.
The cantilever design is a big plus for this product because the sliced food can go directly to the large platter or tray. In addition to that, this product has many safety features. It has a button that locks the food carriage so that the blade will not be accessed when the unit is not in use and it also has a safety button for intermittent and continuous operation.
Chef’s Choice 609 Premium Electric Food Slicer on the other hand is also competitive with its many outstanding features. Just like The Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer the food carriage of the Chef’s Choice 609 Premium Electric Food Slicer is also tilted so it’s easy to slice foods with it. In addition, it is also constructed to be sleek so that foods can slide well while being fed to the blade. It also has many safety features like locking the food carriage and safety fuses against sudden power surges.
Out of the three electric slicers discussed above, The Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food Slicer tops the three. Although it’s the most expensive among the three, this slicer offers a long list of great features, most especially safety features. It also has an advantageous feature not available to the other two which is the cantilever design.
In addition, it is sturdy and designed handsomely. It is made of cast aluminum and stainless steel and its motor really runs smooth just as stated by some satisfied customers. The second best option is the Chef’s Choice 609 Premium Electric Food Slicer, the only thing that it doesn’t have compared to The Chef’s Choice 615 Premium Electric Food is the cantilever, and the rest are the same. The last option is The Weston 9-inch Food slicer but it is the cheapest and still offers great features that don’t go far with the top two mentioned.