The Opinel knife was born in the Savoie region of France in 1890. These knives are recognized worldwide as one of the best knives in the world. These knives are as known for their simplicity, versatility and reliability. This essential knives have been in the pockets of the world's greatest artists, adventurers, navigators and mountaineers.
No.4 - Blade Length (3 15/16"), Full Size w/ Blade Open (9 1/16"), Weight (2.5oz)
Key Feature: Finally! For the first time since 1890, the famous Opinel knife becomes a corkscrew. Five grooved spirals made of hardened stainless steel guarantees a flawless extraction of corks. The 10cm blade offers an excellent cutting quality. A must for picnics, camping and outdoor activities..
Material - Blade (stainless steel), Handle (beech wood)
Care - This knife has a stainless steel blade (12c27 Sandvik Stainless steel to be precise). The blade will not rust, however try to avoid leaving your Opinel knife in damp environments for too long and dry the blade after each use. The handle is made of wood and may expand and contract with extreme humidity (or lack of) and will temporarily affect the mechanism.