Mountain Equipment Company

Opinel #8 Knife

0902-031

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Description

For all round camp use, whittling, and food preparation this traditional folding pocket knife is a proven performer. Its tempered carbon steel blade holds a keen edge. (Note that the carbon content will lead to corrosion if the blade is not occasionally oiled and sharpened.) While a thumbnail slot can be used to open the blade, the “Savoyard knack” (a sharp tap of the handle end on a hard flat surface) will easily open it too. A slotted stainless steel clip securely locks the blade open or closed. The contoured hardwood handle feels comfortable in the hand.

Tech specs

Ideal for
  • Camping and hiking
Handle material
  • Wood
Blade materialCarbon steel
  • Straight
Knife length (closed)11cm
Knife length (open)19cm
Blade length8.5cm
Blade locking systemYes
Sheath includedNo
Made inFrance

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