Opinel No4 is a very small knife and does not features the Virobloc safety ring. This small knife is commonly used to perform small tasks such as opening letters or cutting papers. This is a very small knife; please review its size before considering it.
Blade: Stainless Steel | Handle: Beech wood | Part #:001707
This Knife does not features the Virobloc Safety rings.
This knife has a stainless steel blade (12c27 Sandvik Stainless steel to be precise). The blade will not rust, however try to avoid leaving your Opinel knife in damp environments for too long and dry the blade after each use. The handle is made of wood and may expand and contract with extreme humidity (or lack of) and will temporarily affect the mechanism. We strongly suggest you take a look at our F.A.Q where most common questions about Opinel knives are answered.