FREE Trial Issue! Subscribe to Cigar Aficionado today and get our NEW Robert De Niro issue!

Email this page Print this page
Share this page

Tabletop Guillotine Cutter

Michael Moretti
Posted: November 27, 2006

What better way to fortify your reputation as a cigar aficionado than by owning a large steel-and-horn tabletop cigar cutter.

The Guillotine tabletop cigar cutter from Saladini is an ideal accessory for the guy who smokes a lot of cigars and wants a fast, easy, dependable cut. A standout on any desk or cigar lounge table, the Guillotine has to have the functionality of a well-engineered power tool and the appearance to suit someone with delicate tastes for the finer things. The steel frame rises out of a multihued base made of ox horn. A handle, resembling that of a cleaver, extends from the side of the device. Lift the blade by the handle, place a cigar tip in one of the two sizes ring gauge holes below and slice down. The size and weight of the blade leave less room for a miscut.

The tool is made in the Saladini workshop in Scarperia, Italy, a small town near Florence, renowned for its craftsmanship of knives. The Guillotine Cutter is imported by and available through Rubicon Estate, in Rutherford, California, which is owned by film-making great and cigar lover and winemaker Francis Ford Coppola.

The Guillotine Cutter's suggested retail price is $175. Supplies are limited. Call 800-575-9927 for more information.

Share |

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Log In If You're Already Registered At Cigar Aficionado Online

Forgot your password?

Not Registered Yet? Sign up–It's FREE.

FIND A RETAILER NEAR YOU

Search By:

JOIN THE CONVERSATION

    

Cigar Insider

Cigar Aficionado News Watch
A Free E-Mail Newsletter

Introducing a FREE newsletter from the editors of Cigar Aficionado!
Sign Up Today