With its unique vein, olive wood will take you immediately to the Mediterranean. The knife is delivered in a wooden case with a showcase and includes a sheath that will protect it at all times.
Equipped with a stainless steel sheet of 8.5 cm, it promises perfect cut and easy maintenance. The olive wood handle of French origin is hard, resistant and offers a pleasant grip. The VirObloc security ring is available to lock the sheet when it is open or closed.
The olive tree is the mythical tree of the Mediterranean. Olive wood is Nice to touch and have a good polishing. It has an appearance of golden yellow to orange and has a often dense and sinuous vein.
The Sandvik stainless steel 12c27 put to point by Opinel is famous for its cut and its ease of use. Stainless steel is able to undergo the heat treatment that gives its great durability and is called martensitic. It has a large amount of carbon, at least 0.40%, which allows you to achieve a very satisfactory cut and be sensitive to corrosion. Hardness of the sheet 57-58 HRC
Invented by Marcel Opinel, the Virrobloc security ring is on all knives that are closed from 3rd 06 cut into stainless steel, the Virrobloc is constituted with two parts: a fixed part and a sliding part. In addition to the locking of the sheet in an open position (safety of use), it is already possible to close the sheet in closed position (safe transport).