Opinel No. 8 Pruning Knife
The Opinel Gardener’s No. 8 Pruning Knife.
The knives use the Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel, so they do not require any special care, which is ideal for use in the garden and the exposure to elements. This steel has a carbon content of at least 0.40% giving it an excellent cutting edge.
The Pruning Knife
It as a curved blade bevelled on both sides making it a super knife for general pruning, trimming and grafting. The knife is comfortably contoured to fit the hand, and is also great for picking grapes.
Beech is the most commonly used wood for the manufacture of Opinel handles. From France, our beech is hard, durable and easy to work. With a homogeneous appearance, its light color varies from yellow to pink. It is characterised by the presence of numerous small, dark dashes.
SAFETY ADVICE: While this saw contain the Opinel safety ring technology, it is recommended that this product should only be used by young children with full adult supervision and correct handling should always be used.
Overall open length: 19 cm (7.48 inches)
Overall closed length: 11 cm (4.33 inches)
Blade Length: 8.25 cm (3.25 inches)
Blade Thickness: 1.49 mm
Blade Steel: Sandvik 12C27
Handle material: Varnished Beechwood
Weight: 50 grams (1.76 oz)
Made in: France
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