Its fine and sharp blade is perfect for slicing, peeling, slicing, peeling fruits and vegetables and trimming meats.
Versatile, it ensures a precise cut thanks to its 8 cm stainless steel blade. The curved volume of the handle improves its grip while reducing fatigue.
- Blade length: 8 cm
- The Sandvik modified 12C27 stainless steel developed for Opinel is renowned for its sharpness and ease of maintenance. The stainless steel able to undergo the heat treatment which gives it its good hardness is called martensitic. It has a carbon content at least equal to 0.40% which allows to obtain a very satisfactory cutting edge without being sensitive to corrosion.57-58 HRC blade hardness.
- The handle is overmolded in polyoxymethylene filled with fiberglass which guarantees excellent resistance to wear, impact and water. The curved shape ensures a secure and comfortable grip.
After washing, the fiberglass may show slight white streaks. Simply lightly oil the handle to restore its deep blue color.
- The full silk blade extends throughout the handle and contributes to the strength and balance of the knife, with the weight of the steel distributed.