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      1. re: ferret

        Very nice design. I like it. It also looks very efficient and easy on the hand. However, it is more expensive -- about 2-5 times more than most pizza wheels:

        http://www.foodservicewarehouse.com/d...

        It is probably more difficult to clean because the wheel will rotate in and out of the handle, so food can deposit inside the handle.

        I can totally see its appeal as a craving knife sort. That is to say, the pizza wheel itself is also part of the presentation tool -- like a beautiful set of craving knife and fork. Thanks for sharing this information.

        *Edited* I just found out that it can be disassembled for cleaning. :D

    1. Hi, ferret:

      Nice arty design and finish, but don't you think it has too much "belly" to make it practical? I mean, to make a full-length cut, it looks to me like you'd have to reposition your hand twice (times X cuts) or stand on your head. On a larger pie, you'd be doubling that. How is this an improvement over a wheel?

      The site's products *do* make one smile, though... I want the BBQ Boat: http://www.thegreenhead.com/2012/06/b...

      Aloha,
      Kaleo

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      1. re: kaleokahu

        "Nice arty design and finish, but don't you think it has too much "belly" to make it practical? I mean, to make a full-length cut, it looks to me like you'd have to reposition your hand twice (times X cuts) "

        It says its a pizza wheel, so I assume that blade spins.

        1. re: twyst

          <It says its a pizza wheel, so I assume that blade spins.>

          It does. You can tell by the design.

          1. re: twyst

            All right, I see how that could be--the blade may turn inside the handle. But then there's an obvious cleaning issue, even though you can disassemble it.

        2. The pizza wheels just creep me out. Every time I see one I picture someone getting cup up on the rotating blade.

          We bought this cutter at a local store and have had it for a few years it works great and I love that it's one piece of steel, nothing to break or come apart

          http://www.amazon.com/RSVP-World-Clas...

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          1. re: rasputina

            <I love that it's one piece of steel, nothing to break or come apart>

            I agree. The pizza wheel does have some advantages though. For one, a pizza wheel takes up less space.

          2. Look like something Casey Ryback would have in his kitchen.

            1. I use kitchen shears to cut my pizza.

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              1. re: pdxgastro

                Me too. Pizza wheel is just one more uni-purpose tool.

                1. re: tcamp

                  I use mine to cut fresh pasta as well as cut pizza!