This Oster paring knife is perfect for peeling and other small and intricate kitchen work. If you need to devein shrimp, remove seeds from a jalapeno or any number of other small jobs this knife is for you! The 1.5 mm stainless steel design also has a stainless steel handle. This knife is designed to be an all purpose knife and is similar to a chef's knife but smaller. You'll love this knife's light weight which means prep work won't tire your hand. The blade will give you top performance and edge retention.