The Messermeister 10.5 Inch Slicing Knife Edge Guard is an ideal way to protect your slim-bladed slicing and carving knives. This guard measures 10.5 inches long and 1.25 inches wide and is great for any thin blade that is 10 inches long or less. Messermeister invented the first hard plastic edge guard, and their products are made from the finest quality materials and designed for fast, efficient performance. Because each Messermeister 10.5 Inch Slicing Knife Edge Guard has a notched blade entry on either end of the sleeve, you never need to worry about the direction that the knife is facing. Your Messermeister knives can quickly slide into the guard from either direction. To ensure that your guard is durable and easy to keep clean, it is made from a high quality PVC material. For your piece of mind, the Messermeister 10.5 Inch Slicing Knife Edge Guard is backed by a lifetime manufacturing warranty. Knives that are not stored in a block require protection for the blade and for you and your children’s fingers. These guards are an ideal way to protect your knives that are kept in a kitchen drawer, knife bag or luggage. The Messermeister 10.5 Inch Slicing Knife Edge Guard is ideal for any of the Meridian or San Moritz Elite line from the manufacturer but will protect all of your slim blades that are 10 inches or less.