Category Archives: No.10

Three Fresh Opinels Delivered

A number 10, 9, and 8 arrived.  Love the walnut for hand carving.   Using my Flexcut mini pelican for some woodcarving on the handles.

Posted in No. 8, No. 9, No.10, opinel, Opinel Modification, woodcarving | Tagged , , , ,

Opinel Modification Holding Platform | 7 Mods on Deck

So I usually don’t have more than 5-7 OpinelMods going at once. Some just seem to hang around a little longer until I fully commit to something. From left to right ( I am going to give them all names). … Continue reading

Posted in ebauche, No. 8, No. 9, No.10, opinel, Opinel Modification, Patina, woodcarving | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Opi-Defender” is born : Opinel Modification

The back of the “Opi-Fighter” broke off.  Good to know that now.  All I did was drop it on some concrete.  Re-worked it into the “Opi-Defender.” I like this tip better.  It’s like a little kubaton.

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification, Patina, woodcarving | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Fresh Mods on the Block

Here is a number 9 and a 1o  Mid Mod.

Posted in No. 9, No.10, opinel, Opinel Modification, woodcarving

Opinel Knives in Mid-Modification

A few favorites from last year.  The bottom one has changed quite a bit.  I’ll post a recent photo next

Posted in No. 8, No. 9, No.10, opinel, Opinel Modification, woodcarving | Tagged , , , ,

The Wizard – Opinel Modification with a Citrine Crystal

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification | Tagged , , ,

“Opi-Fighter” Mod- Custom 1 Hand opening Opinel

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification, Patina | Tagged , , , , ,

The “Wizard” | OpinelMod

Coiling some copper wire around the citrine crystal.  I was going to wrap the bottom of the crystal in a thin leather strip.  I decided against it because I like the cold temperature of the stone and it conducts well … Continue reading

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification | Tagged , , , ,

The “OpiFighter”

  

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification, Patina | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Model: “The Workman”

Posted in No.10, Opinel Modification | Leave a comment