The Opinel No. 8 OP13080 knife is durable and lightweight. The 3.25 in. clip point blade is made from X90 carbon steel, with a high carbon content, which is what makes it possible to achieve the excellent hardness after heat treatment, guaranteeing the strength of the cutting edge ,resistance to wear and easy sharpening. The stabilized beechwood handle is ultra resistant and comfortably contoured to fit the hand and it measures 4.25 in. The knife overall length is 7.5 in. and weighs 1.6 oz. Made in France.