Traditional folding knife OPINEL with blade made from Swedish stainless steel. Handles from OPINEL Luxury series are made from rare woods while maintaining the original handle shape. OPINEL Luxury knives have a Virobloc (VRI) safety, that prevents unwanted opening or closing of blade.
N°08 VRI Inox:
- Blade length 8,5cm
- Stainless steel Sandvik 12C27
- Handle from Buffalo horn
- Virobloc (VRI) safety lock
- Knife sheath
- Comes packed in wooden box
First OPINEL knife was made in 1890. As time went the brand gained more popularity until it became well renowned brand of pocket folding knives. These knives were soon adored for their above standard quality and simple yet distinctive design. At present, OPINEL knives are sold worldwide, 360 knives are sold every hour.
Entire production of OPINEL is still done by traditional proven methods. Factory is located in Chambéry, Savoy Alps, France. All handles and blades are made there, parts are then hand completed and finished knives are manually sharpened. 95% of wood used comes from France; the rest is imported exotic wood for luxury series (ebony, zebrawood, rosewood etc.). OPINEL blades are made from the best Swedish steel. Knives are offered in both stainless and carbon steel.
Besides pocket knives there are also collections of equally interesting kitchen knives and cutlery knives. They will win you not only by their quality, but also with vibrant colors and playful design. Your kitchen will become more entertaining place. After all, OPINEL knives cannot deny their French charm and style.