The 663 professional food slicer from Chef's Choice brings power and a rugged innovative design to the home, sports, and commercial user. The electric food slicer features a commercial quality die-cast metal construction and a tilted design for fast and efficient slicing. The slicer has a heavy duty powerful (250 watts / 1/3 horsepower) induction motor that runs super smooth and quiet. The meat slicer provides precision thickness control from deli-thin to about 1" thick slices. The slicing blade is made from commercial quality, hardened stainless steel and measures 8.6" / 22cm. The Chef's Choice model 663 food slicer comes with a large capacity food carriage that accommodates even the largest roasts, hams, and more. The carriage will run smoothly on its industrial bearings. The electric slicer comes with the M601 blade sharpener so you never have to worry about sharpening. The food slicer features a double control on/off safety switch, weighs 31lbs, and has a 1 year warranty.