Nuts are one of the most savored things in the world. Due to their taste and flavor, they are costly and most sought-after. But they are not easily accessible. When you look at a nut, you do not think of the tasty thing inside, but the bone-breaking, blood-spilling shell outside. This, in turn, kills most of your mood of eating nuts.
However, this won’t happen anymore. The secrets of the shells have been breached and we have ways and means to crack these formidable structures. These solutions are, not only impressive, but also, elegant and beautiful enough to keep you captivated. Here are the ten highly interesting nutcrackers one can see these days.
1. Heavy Metal Nutcracker
A physics geek will be impressed by this beautiful nutcracker. Applying the law of gravity for operation, the heavy metal nutcracker does not require a hungry nut-eater to apply force to break open the nut. All you have to do is to keep your desired nut at the base and drop a metal ball over it. The heavy metal ball drops from a height on to the nut and smashes the thick shell to give you the tender matter inside.
2. Victorian Man-in-the-Moon Iron Nutcracker
A nutcracker in a room, not only makes your job of breaking through the nut-defenses easy, but also, enhances the beauty of the room. This job is well done by the Victorian Man-in-the-Moon Iron Nutcracker. Shaped in the form of a moon having an imaginary man’s face, it really makes us imagine while looking at the real moon from the ground. Made of solid iron, this nutcracker needs you to keep your nut in between the jaws of the hungry moon to crack it. It functions like a normal nutcracker, but, its elite design and elegant look makes it quite different for others,so as to, make out its presence in the room.
3. Royal VKB – Nut Cracker
The most horrible part of a nut is when it is cracked. Usually, when a nut is broken, its shell flies everywhere. It may hit you anywhere and the fragments may get embedded inside the flesh, which manage to crack your teeth, if you are not careful while eating. This problem is solved by the Royal VKB Nutcracker. Made out of high-quality plastic, this nutcracker is a container, in which the nut is placed. When this cracker is twisted, the shell cracks without shattering. Its crack is significant enough to enable you break off the shell with your hands easily. By using this, you may not have to dread about the shell-fragments anymore.
4. Northern Industrial Tools Nutcracker
If you are a mechanical engineer or working in a mechanical workshop, you will come across an instrument with a heavy-looking handle, used to break strong objects into fragments. The Northern Industrial Tools Nutcracker has similar looks and, in fact, can also be used as a tool. You can crack nuts, as well as, get rid of any unwanted guest in your private space.
5. Crack Nuts by Twisting a Tube
Take your nut. Put it inside a tube. Twist the tube. Take out your shattered nut and savor it! This is what is provided by this simple, and yet, beautiful, nutcracker. Its thickness and length are such, that you can carry it anywhere you want, in your own pocket. So, you needn’t have to curse yourself for not being at home, when you see the hard-shelled nuts next time.
6. Flying Monkey Nutcracker
Man has evolved from monkeys. Some think that man’s love for nuts has been inherited from the monkey’s love for it as well. A nut, however, is a very difficult enemy. Its shell will crack your teeth, make your nails break and bleed and will still not break. It is time to unite against this ‘enemy’. Inspired by the evil flying monkey, this nutcracker is a small prototype of the monkey. It is a good tool for breaking the nuts, as well as, for decorating your room.
7. Hillary Clinton Nutcracker
It is sad that Hillary Clinton failed to become a candidate for the president’s post, but, it is not the end of the world, is it? Her nutcracking ability can still be efficiently used by you. Just keep a stubborn nut between her legs and the nut will surely crack. That’s the power of the talented, smiling and strong-willed woman!
8. Handy Nut
It is not a stone. It is not a nut. It is a nutcracker! Designed by the students of a general workshop under guidance of Lena Dubinsky in Jerusalem, this nutcracker looks simple, but is a very efficient tool against a nut. It is handy, smooth and elegant, which will entice you to touch it for once.
9. Walnut Key
Walnuts are the worst nuts in the world. We are not talking about its taste – in fact, it is very tasty. We are talking about its formidable shell, that makes you wish for a key to open it with a click.Your desires have been overheard now. A walnut-key has been unveiled. Now all you have to do is, to insert this key in your walnut and twist it. The shell will crack open to give away its treasure.
10. Just A Tap Nutcracker
Place your nut on a stainless steel base and cover it with a rubber dome. Tap the dome lightly and you will get your fruit. This simple and easy step is not the only thing that makes this nutcracker attractive. It is sleek and beautiful, employing a very interesting concept to crack the nuts