The tapered handle of this knife combined with its light weight makes it a favorite among gardeners. Opinel No.08 gardening knife is the most versatile size in the ever growing line of Opinel gardening knives.
We use 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% provides an excellent cutting edge and is easily sharpened.