What are automatic knives?

What are automatic knives?

An automatic knife is a knife that opens itself when the user pushes a button. Autos fall into two broad categories: side-opening automatic knives and out-the-front automatic knives (or OTFs). Automatic knives allow for one-handed opening, fast deployment, and easy operation in the absence of fine motor skills. They were born for the battlefield, but […]

Switchblade Safety Tips

Switchblade Safety Tips

Movies, TV shows, video games, and a downright unhealthy amount of Anime have given the humble switchblade a bad reputation. Most people think switchblades are wicked-fast, razor-sharp, purpose-built killing tools. Unfortunately for knife folks, this reputation spread all the way to federal and state legislators, so owning, carrying, and using a switchblade is a legal […]

Are Switchblade Knives Illegal?

Are Switchblade Knives Illegal?

At some point in your life, you probably saw some movie or played some video game that had some character, who was the epitome of cool, who carried a knife. Not just any knife, but something that could be deployed into action wicked fast and was as cool as the person wielding it. That epic […]