Paper Title
Pedal Operated Vegetable Cutter

Vegetable cutting is necessary for preparation of food and it is everyday activity in all houses, hotels and restaurants. Today in Indian market due to change in life styles of working couples, restaurant for casual dining has become the fastest growing business. Large-scale hotels can use many types of advanced automatic machines but small-scale hotels cannot afford such high-class machinery. In hotels, more number of peoples are required for the vegetable cutting and it requires more time. However, some automated machines are there for cutting vegetables they require external power to operate them. They are not suitable so well for the medium sized hotels and home appliances. The objective is to design and fabricate a vegetable cutter which operated by using pedal which can be useful to handicapped persons also. Keywords - Sewing machine stand, Pulley, Coconut meat remover and Slicing blades.