Opinel Pruning No8
Traditional, convenient and multi-purpose Opinel pruner.
The Stainless Steel bladed no.8 Opinel locking Pruning Knife is an ideally sized pocket knife, perfect for all purposes around the garden!
The blade locks using the Virobloc safety ring, which in addition to locking the blade in the open position for safety of use, now enables locking of the blade in the closed position for safety during carrying.
The no.8 stainless pruning knife uses Sandvik Stainless Steel, developed by Opinel and renowed for its incomparable cutting qualities; it requires no special cleaning to maintain or clean it. The stainless steel capable of undergoing the heat treatment that gives it its good hardness is called martensitic. It has a carbon content of at least 0.40%, giving it a good cutting edge and an excellent resistance to corrosion.
The handle is made from durable French natural beech wood, and the 8 cm Opinel curved blade is effective, precise, elegant.
It measures only 11 cm closed. This pruning knife comes with a Beechwood handle and a Stainless Steel Blade with Opinel’s crowned hand hallmark etching.
- Blade: Sandvik 12C27 Stainless Steel
- Blade Length: 80 mm
- Length Closed: 110 mm
- Length Open: 195 mm
- Blade Finish: Satin Finish
- Locking System: Virobloc Safety Ring
- Handle: Beechwood, Lanyard Hole
- Weight: 52.8 grams
- Origin: France