No.7 Chestnuts, Garlic and Pitting Knife - Chestnut
A knife for food lovers and nature enthusiasts!
This pocket knife is perfect for preparing your favourite smaller ingredients. This handy companion makes cutting and peeling chestnuts easy, as well as peeling garlic or quickly removing stones and pits from fruit.
Its nifty size means it fits easily into your pocket and its short, pointed and curved 4 cm blade is easier to control compared to a longer blade. Perfect as a useful and practical gift!
The N°07 Chestnuts, Garlic and Pitting Knife features the Virobloc safety ring, invented by Marcel Opinel in 1955 and now cut out of stainless steel. the Virobloc has two sections, one fixed and one sliding. In addition to locking the blade open (safety in use), it is now possible to lock the blade closed (safety in transport).
- Blade Length: 4 cm
- Blade Material: Sandvik 12C27 modified stainless steel. It is anti-corrosive thanks to the addition of chrome and requires no special maintenance. Its carbon content of at least 0.40% gives excellent cutting edge.
- Blade Hardness: 57-58 HRC
PROVENANCE AND ETHICS
Opinel was founded in 1890, Savoie France by Joseph Opinel. Today the company retains the original values of simplicity, reliability and value.