Categories knife review Opinel Folding Knife Review Post author By Mary Strayhorn Post date April 7, 2021 16 Comments on Opinel Folding Knife Review http://www.knivestown.com/ Share this:TwitterFacebookLike Loading... ← Best Kershaw EDC Pocketknife to Date / The Kershaw Highball XL : A Classic Mild Mannered Review → The Tiny CJRB/Swaggs Maileah Knife Review 16 replies on “Opinel Folding Knife Review” I remember these, even as a kid I couldn't trust the design, but I love the look of some of the nicer ones. They need to make the locking piece and the other piece over the pivot thicker for me to want to use it for anything more than cutting a steak. The locking part looks kinda sloppy on some. I really wish they would make an updated version that keeps the looks with a more convenient, efficient, and stronger locking system. I would never use this in an edc role or take it to work outside of my lunchbox; where its perfect. Loading... simple is best I like the knife and think I have one in my future Loading... Hay if it brakes and you still have the blade intact just make a better pocket knife Loading... The carbon steel #8 continues to creep back into my top 3 knives of all time. Whenever I get something new, it pushes the Opinel out for a while.. But then I find the Opinel in my pocket again a few weeks later. I've got a few stainless #8s, but the carbon steel version is the one to buy. Loading... You are able to take it off per the official website. Loading... I have one and have used it for many years out in my vineyard and I have always liked mine. Loading... just open/close it repeatedly (while watching tv or something) and DRY IT WELL. Even without oil, I can open mine single-handedly by tapping the end and then flicking my wrist. Loading... I disagree. I feel that the ring can be removed. I've heard stories of people doing it unintentionally. It wouldn't affect anything in regards to the blade staying attached to the handle. Loading... I'm a happy owner of this incredible knife (no. 8 and no. 7), it's just very comfortable in the hand. Loading... Just checked my no. 6 to be sure – my knife does not lock in the closed position. The grind is also different from my other knives. It's not flat but slightly convex. Loading... I got both one opinel nr 8 and one victorinox with 8 tools 🙂 Loading... @GamerzMedia Well, I guess you could cut it off with an axle blade, But, I think you would want to remove the inner ring, That`s probably securing the blade hinge itself Loading... How much does it cost? Loading... I think the wood is beechwood, Opinel haven't used pearwood for a long time. Loading... I think it is a good fishing knife because it floats in case you drop it in the water. Loading... 100 years ; 1090 steel , hard wood Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.