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shop for Opinel No.12 explorer knife at The hive by VH Interiors in Altrincham, Greater Manchester

Opinel N°12 Explorer Knife.

£45.00Price

Outdoor activities (bivouacking. survival experiences, hunting, fishing etc.) require reliable and functional equipment. The N°12 Explore is equipped with a short, durable blade, a hook blade, a survival whistle and a firelighter. With the N°12 Explore you're all set for adventure!

 

With its whistle, firelighter and cutting hook, the N°12 Explore has all the features needed to make it an essential part of your outdoors kit. Its dual-material handle is water- and extreme-temperature-resistant. Its short, tough handle means it gives a precise cut.

 

Blade length - 10cm

 

Blade material - 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% gives excellent cutting edge.Blade hardness 57-58 HRC

 

Handle - Fibreglass-reinforced polyamide to whithstand shocks, humidity, and extreme temperatures(-40°C à +80°C). Pealess survival whistle functions in all weathers (110 decibels).

 

Safety ring - Invented by Marcel Opinel in 1955, the Virobloc safety ring is fitted to all folding knives from the N° 06. Cut out of stainless steel, the Virobloc has two sections, one fixed and one sliding. In addition to locking the blade open (safety in use), it is now possible to lock the blade closed (safety in transport).

  • You can “Click & Collect” for FREE from our shop:

    The Hive, 

    32a Grosvenor Road, 

    Altrincham,

    WA14 1LA 

    Tuesdays-Fridays : 11am-5pm & Saturdays : 9am-5pm 

    Just select “Collect / Local delivery” from the shipping tab when you are ready to checkout in “My Cart”.

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  • Age Restricted Product!

    By law, we are NOT permitted to sell a knife or blade to any person under the age of 18 (Criminal Justice Act 1988).

    • Please be aware we will ask you to send a picture of your ID (which must include your name, age and address) before posting an age restricted product out!&n