Patent Number: 8,584,365

Title: Multifunctional knife accessory

Abstract: A removably attachable, multifunctional accessory for a utensil such as a kitchen knife is provided comprising a base with at least one cavity, one or more magnets inserted and secured within cavity, and a wing protruding from the base. The wing is shaped in such a fashion as to have minimal effect on normal cutting behavior, and provides several benefits to the user, such as providing means for more easily and accurately guiding piles of cut food around and off a cutting surface, providing means to quickly and more safely remove food remnants stuck to the blade of the knife, and providing means to hold the knife in an upright position.

Inventors: Zeitlin; Eric S. (Baldwin, NY)


International Classification: B26D 7/06 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018