Stainless Steel Pocket Knife - 3 Sizes
The N°8 is a very polyvalent knife, essential to outdoor activities and bivouacs, it is also popular among hunters and fishermen. Blade length 8.5cm.
The N°10 Stainless Steel is used for outdoor activities but also for more difficult tasks such as trimming branches and working dense materials. Blade length 10cm.
The classic Opinel blade has adopted a Yatagan shape. The Yatagan shape is inspired by a traditional Turkish saber, the toe up. The blade is ground to an exclusive convex profile that ensures the strength of the blade and allows efficient regrinding.
All Blades are made from Sandvik stainless steel. Opinel use Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel.as it is anti-corrosive thanks to the addition of chrome and requires no special maintenance. Its carbon content of at least 0.40% gives excellent cutting edge.
Beech is the most commonly used wood for the manufacture of Opinel handles. Beech is hard, durable and easy to work. With a homogeneous appearance, its light color varies from yellow to pink. It is characterized by the presence of numerous small dark dashes.
Invented by Marcel Opinel in 1955, the Virobloc safety ring is fitted to all folding knives from the N° 06 upwards. Cut out of stainless steel, the Virobloc has two sections, one fixed and one sliding.
In addition to locking the blade open ensuring safety in use, it also locks the blade closed to ensure the knife can be safetly in transported.