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From opinel, a pocket-sized folding knife virobloc safety ring prevents blade from opening when closed engraved logo at blade leather lace for hanging. Items 1 - 7 of 7 famous french cutler: opinel in savoy the name opinel is widely used as a synonym for a pocket folding knife throughout france the hearty.
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