cucumbo spiral slicer by avichai tadmor for monkey business
 
cucumbo spiral slicer by avichai tadmor for monkey business cucumbo spiral slicer by avichai tadmor for monkey business
feb 09, 2014

cucumbo spiral slicer by avichai tadmor for monkey business

cucumbo spiral slicer by avichai tadmor for monkey business
all images courtesy of monkey business

 

 

 

the ‘cucumbo – spiral slicer’ designed by avichai tadmor for monkey business adds an element of color and fun to making meals. ideal for cutting cucumbers and zucchini, the bolt-shaped accessory can be turned around vegetables in the same way you would use a screw. the slicer enables you assemble the thin cuts into different spiral formations, mixing up the regular presentation of daily food items.

 

‘since designing the karoto, carrot peeler and sharpener, I have been working in my kitchen cutting and slicing creative new vegetable shapes. I utilized various kitchen tools to make spiral shapes’. says avichai tadmor.

 

 

 


‘cucumbo spiral slicer’
video courtesy of monkey business

 


the ‘cucumbo’ family

 


the cucumber is thinly cut into a spiral form

 


cucumbo – yellow

 


cucumbo – green

 

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the design process of the bolt-shaped form

 

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development of the components

 


a cucumbo-cut

 

 

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