The iconic Opinel N°08 pocket knife is available with a stainless steel blade for excellent corrosion resistance. Its beech wood handle makes it feels secure and comfortable in the hand. The N°08 is the most popular knife in the collection. This multi-purpose tool is a real must-have to carry with you day-to-day.
-Blade Length 8.5 cm
-Blade is Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel. 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.Blade hardness 57-58 HRC
-Safety: Invented by Marcel Opinel in 1955, the Virobloc safety ring is fitted to all folding knives from the N° 06. Cut out of stainless steel, the Virobloc has two sections, one fixed and one sliding. In addition to locking the blade open (safety in use), it is now possible to lock the blade closed (safety in transport).