Capable of three separate functions: pare, core and slice; pare only; or slice and core only. The vacuum base holds it securely onto any smooth surface. Features a stay-sharp, deluxe stainless steel blade. The clamp can be used to secure your Apple-Master to a rough or uneven surface up to 2.5″/6 cm thick. Recipes and instructions included. Hand washing recommended. Parer, slicer and corer. With Vacuum base and clamp for rough surfaces.