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Microplane is a registered trademark of Grace Manufacturing Inc., a company that makes photo etched steel tools (surform tools) for grating, grinding and sanding.

Kitchen graters[edit]

A Microplane grater/zester in use

Microplane graters are used for the grating of various food items, such as nutmeg and cheese, and also as zesters for citrus fruit.

Wood rasps[edit]

Microplane originally made wood rasps and shaving disks, and they still do.

Further reading[edit]

  • Edge, John T. (January 11, 2011). "How the Microplane Grater Escaped the Garage". The New York Times.

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