The N-¦06 is the smallest Opinel with double Virobloc security system to keep the blade from closing when in use.
Ideal for outdoor activities and sports, the N-¦06 is also practical and efficient for daily manual work (small crafts and sewing). The carbon steel Opinel is a non-alloy steel, with a high carbon content. The excellent hardness ensures a perfect fit with the edge and a high resistance to wear and easy regrinding . However, carbon steel has a low resistance to corrosion by moisture, it requires precautions for use: do not leave your knife wet. Do not put in the dishwasher. Wipe the blade with a tack cloth after use and grease the often and its joint. Beech is the most commonly used wood for the manufacture of Opinel handles. From France, this beech is hard, durable and easy to work. With a homogeneous appearance, its light color varies from yellow to pink. It is characterized by the presence of numerous small dark dashes.