Food Safe Metal Detectable Safety Knife










Detectamet SK112 Knife DTM 0305
Detectamet Safe Box DTM 0331
Detectamet Blade Bin DTM 0330


Knives that have internal open spaces breed bacteria and open blades cause contamination if they draw blood. The majority of knives have carbon steel blades which rust and are removable. These may drop into the product or packaging.

The SK series SK106-112 range offers a choice of food contact approved, poly-propylene, Metal Detectable plastic Safety Knives with stainless steel blades


The heavy duty metal detectable SK106 is a robust, versatile safety knife which features a number of new innovations.


Fully metal detectable plastic body

Stainless Steel blade

Pointed nose piercing

Hygienic disposable Safety Knife


Opposing slopes of the knife head create a plough effect and minimise friction resistance




The tapecutter is situated at the base of the handle allowing it to be used without changing your grip



Reduce the risk of accidents through blade changing by using this fixed blade Safety Knife.
Eliminate danger from loose blades accidentally falling into merchandise.



Disclaimer: Detectamet recommend all products be tested in your environment to ascertain suitability. Information is supplied in good faith without warranty

Safety Knives. The Detectamet SK Series of Safety Knives and Cutters can offer you a wide range of knives to suit most applications within the food and pharmaceutical industries.


Lost or unlocated cutters in food operations can now be readily detected!

All cutter bodies are made from metal detectable material, and are supplied as standard in blue. Other colours are available on certain styles.


The SK Series of knives are all metal detectable.

We are constantly looking to introduce more knives to this series - to meet all our customers requirements.

We welcome your feedback and suggestions - please email





The SK112 Metal Detectable Boxer cutter knife is a revolutionary & unique breakthroughin the field of Safety Knives. It is directly targeted at the
most common uses for knives - CARDBOARD BOXES

Unique �Vari-Guard�: Automatic Spring-Loaded Finger Guards, protect & retract when cutting
Thumb grip for superior control
Internal storage for new & used blades
Blade will not break out of casing under stress
Hook Blade punctures the box & prevents damage to goods inside.
Straight Blade cuts conventionally with a 45� angle
Only blunt edges of Hook Blade exposed. Protects fingers from sharp blade.
Grip when wet
No Screws - Fast blade change

Please see our Data Sheet download >>Please Click Here

Suitable For :







The Action


1. Puncturing Box with Hook Blade

2. Spring-loaded Vari-Guard semi retracted

3. In Full Cut - Spring-loaded Vari-Guard fully retracted

4. End of Cut - Spring-loaded Vari-Guard back to original finger-safe position

Optional Security Key
Optional Security Button with Key
to prevent blade change by employees - for added security on the shop floor


Fast Blade Change

Multi Blade Change
Blades Reversible & Replaceable


More Information


GS Tested for Safety technology

Stainless Food Contact Approved blades


The basic criteria for a knife or cutter to be included in the Detectamet range of metal detectable safety cutters will meet with the following:


A genuine safety knife with a safety index of 4 or less(1 =  bladeless, 2 = enclosed blade,3 = fully automatic blade retraction, 4 = semi automatic blade retraction, 5 = manual blade retraction)

A knife which has a low risk of breaking into fragments with min parts

Visually detectable BLUE COLOUR as standard

All plastic components made from metal detectable plastic (please see How Detectable Are We?)


**NEW**Traceability / Coding or Batch Marking engraving service


We can mark many of our products with your own identifying codes - suitable items for this service are :




Safety Knives

Professional Knives


Tags and Labels

Clipboards and many more

To arrange a consultation please contact Adie Morris on 00 44 1759 304200 (UK)

*Please note there is an additional charge for this service


visit our detectable products online shop

Please note - in line with UK law you MUST be over 18 years of age to buy a knife from Detectamet Ltd. Accepting our T&C's is confirmation that you are over 18 years of age and agree to use these products appropriately and within the bounds of UK law.