Opinel Chaperon Nº8
Wood worker in France for the last 25 years, Bruno Chaperon was trained at the famous French "Arts Décoratifs" and "Beaux-arts de Paris".
Mr. Chaperon developed and patented the intricate "sinusoidal" marqueterie you see on the knife above. This intricate technique assures that every single Opinel is unique. The Chaperon knives are part of the Opinel line of products and have their own SKU.
The No8 is the most versatile size in the ever growing line of folding knives. This knife is small enough to be used as a pocket knife .
- Handle: Mix of any of the following woods: Ebony, Rose Wood, Zebrano, Padouk, Cocobola, Violette wood, and bocote.
- Blade: 12C27 MOD Sandvik Stainless Steel (the steels)
- Size open: 7 5/8"
- Blade: 3 1/4"
- Weight: 1.8oz
- Packaging: Boxed