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Metcalfe brings out clean cut from Edlund

Edlund Helios UV knife steriliser crop
The Edlund Helios UV Knife Sterilising Cabinet is said to sterilise knives with 99% accuracy.

The Edlund Helios UV Knife Sterilising Cabinet, now available from Metcalfe Catering Equipment, can perform sterilisation in 3 minutes.

The KSUV-18 cabinet will sterilise knifes safely with claimed 99% efficacy (independent laboratory testing indicated a 99% reduction in E.Coli bacteria) in those 3 minutes, although a mechanical bell timer can be set for up to 15 minutes.

The special non-UV filtering clear slotted knife holder and mirrored interior walls of the NSF certified cabinet are designed to eliminate knife surface shadows that could prevent complete sterilisation.

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LED lights indicate when the UV-filtered plexiglass door is closed and sterilisation is in process. The door handle can be locked with a key for safety.

The stainless steel cabinet measures 150(d)mm x 483(w)mm x 610(h)mm, and holds up to 12 knives, plus a steel. Two larger slots can accommodate cleavers.

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Clare Nicholls

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