Aquaterra biosourced knife - Single plain blade - Green
At Wichaard we don't simply pay lip service to environment protection. When manufacturing our knives, we do everything practical to contribute to protecting nature on a daily basis.
Wichard has gone one step further with our bio-sourced knife, replacing standard materials such as polyamide and polypropylene with naturally occurring products.
For this model, we've selected:
A resin made from castor oil
Ground sea shells to improve the handle mechanical resistance
MAIN BENEFIT: This approach to design and production has cut the carbon footprint for this new Aquaterra knife by 35% in relation to the old range of Wichard
Stainless steel plain blade
High cutting power
High corrosion resistance
Safety locking blade
Light and compact
Soft grip for better handling
Colour: sandy brown
Designed and manufactured in France
Blade thickness: 2 mm - 5/64''
Overall blade length: 8 cm - 3 5/32
Overall knife length: 195 mm - 7 19/32 / 115 mm - 4 12/32
Stainless steel grade: 420 HC modified
Material handle: resin of castor oil - ground sea shells
Handle: resin from castor oil + powdedred oyster shell
Blade: 420 HC stainless steel grade
- Colour Green
- Weight (g) 63
Working load (WL) : for nautical applications
Working Load Limit (WLL): for industrial applications only.
The safety factor is 5 times the breaking load.
WLL = Breaking load / 5