1- You can take the ALE Reed Balancer on a commercial airplane.
2- You can take the ALE Reed Balancer into a public school.
3- It is almost impossible to gouge the Reed you are balancing when using the ALE Reed Balancer in the correct fashion.
4- Works on either side of the Reed.
5 -Lifetime Guarantee on materials and workmanship.
6- Free lifetime Sharpening. ( just pay Shipping and handling).
7- Free Lifetime Replacement. ( must return your damaged ALE Reed Balancer and pay Shipping and handling ).
8- The ALE Reed Balancer is small enough to fit inside any Woodwind Caring case.
9- Good for all types of woodwind reeds.
10- Protective plastic sleeve protects your instrument from damage
12- Made in the USA.
13- Stainless Steel.
14- Edges are sharp but not to the touch yet it will shave wood.
15- Will pay for itself within 2 regular size boxes of Reeds.
16- Works on both single and double sided reeds