Manual safety can opener with Swiss engineering self-attaches and lifts lid. No stress. No strain. The Kuhn Rikon sidewind safety can opener automatically attaches to can, safely cutting rim, without leaving jagged edges. With Swiss engineered patented lid gripper, this manual safety can opener grips lid like an automatic can opener and releases lid at the push of a button. Hands never touch lid. Opener never comes in contact with contents. Ergonomic, oversized side-turn knob, extra-sharp stainless-steel cutting teeth and lid catcher ensure effortless removal. This smooth-edge can opener ensures mess-free operation. Dishwasher-safe. Superior in design, this manual safety can opener is the result of outstanding engineering by Kuhn Rikon, leaders of innovative, functional kitchen tools and appliances for more than 85 years.