The Lansky 9 inch Steel Butcher's Rod knife sharpener is the perfect way to keep all your knives in excellent order. The Steel 9 in. Sharp Stick from Lansky Sharpeners features a hand guard and an overlmodled non slip comfort grip rubber handle. This Lansky Knife Sharpener makes proper maintenance of your finiest kitchen and carving knives faster and more efficient than ever before. Just a few strokes from the Lansky 9 in. Steel Sharp stick is all you need to put a factory-like edge back on your knives.