Opinel Pic Thread

Discussion in 'Opinel Users Group' started by mtnoutdoors, Jun 21, 2018.

  1. mtnoutdoors

    mtnoutdoors Prov 27:17 Supporter

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    I was just thinking that we needed a Opinel Pic Thread. Prov 27:17 0513161522.jpg imagejpeg952.jpg
     
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    mtnoutdoors Prov 27:17 Supporter

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    Nice. Prov 27:17
     
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    Now you've done it. .. shown the saw again. Just when I was starting to forget about it...
     
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    Opinel #8.... a great yard knife!

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    Stickied this thread so it is at the top and us old farts don't have to try to find it....!:18:
     
  8. mtnoutdoors

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    :D nice. Prov 27:17
     
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    Very nice photo!
     
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    My French Opinel running rings around an Air Force survival knife in the kitchen. Part of a torture test on the AF knife. 20180613_122927_HDR(1).jpg
     
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    I posted this somewhere before, but I'll add it here too...

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    Good ol’ number 8
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    Count me in!
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    Top is a garden #8 that I swapped a stainless #8 blade to. Stain is green leather dye.
     
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    Here's a few of my Opinel favorite's....
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    Good thing you said it was dye. I'd have sworn it was mold.:18:
     
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    ExAF1N1 Purveyor of sharps and savory burnables. Supporter

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    Didn't turn out dark as I would have liked, thats for sure!
     
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    I like it.:dblthumb:
     
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    That's really cool! Did you carve those? Burn them?
     
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    Here you go folks.
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    With some fatwood.
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    Looks good.
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    No...I didn't burn the design myself....order a new opinel from their web site...and for 6 or 7 dollars they will put any words or design on it you want.
     
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    Love the patina - very unique for sure!!!
     
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    I made my #6 prettier.

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    Found myself across the pond for a couple weeks. Carried my stuff on the plane, so no checked bags and...omg... No pocket knife! Picked up this little #4 just to keep me from getting too twitchy from withdraw...had a little snack together on a bench. Cute little fella

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    I'm guessing France from the pressed cheese, baguette and knife?
     
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    Thanks, I believe I used mustard and a sponge.
     
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    Well, actually the Netherlands and Belgium, almost into france. Just touched down in the USA. Will post some pics in a TR.
     
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    I can't recall seeing fancier Opinels made from the base model. Screenshot_2018-09-22-23-35-19.png
     
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    A set of Opinels
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    My favourite #6 has seen some serious action the past week. I forgot my Marttiini shroomknife at home, so #6 to the rescue :10:

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    That is a nice photo.
     
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    This is a great idea. Here is my Bubinga #8 i just love pocket knives best. They are just so practical and useful on a daily basis. IMG_20181108_113842260~2.jpg
     
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  36. mtnoutdoors

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    I just saw this video the other night. Pretty cool little mod I do say so my self. I was thinking about doing this mod to my #8 Opinel. Enjoy I hope you all like. Prov 27:17

     
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    My goodness, what a beautiful mess of schrooms! Yum!
     
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    I love that iron nail cross. My grandfather makes them. I keep mine in my truck with me
     

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