Switchblade Knife automatic, made in U.S.A. with a lifetime warranty
Knife World Magazine, February 3, 2016
American Knife, 100%, a collaborative between Colonial Knife; Cutlery Hall-of-Fame Walter “Blackie” Collins and Adam Smith of the Rhode Island School of Design and the science lab at Brown University. The Concept- to create a uniquely designed, practical in every aspect, comfortable to hold, formfitting; utilitarian; work of art that is also a switchblade. Hence, the Guides Knife™ automatic knife with a high cool factor. The Guides Knife™ key has a serrated blade, the reason being that such a compact blade tends to get a lot of abuse and neglect. Also comes with a pocket clip, or use the ball chain to carry on a key ring or lanyard hole with cord to attach with a carabiner clip to the climbing harness, always in reach. The handle is indestructible; the synthetic material is used in the manufacturing of hard hats, power tool casings and snow board bindings. Blade material is a premium ATS-34 stainless steel. Made in Warwick, Rhode Island, U.S.A. and comes with a lifetime warranty.
Handle Design: Adam Smith, Rhode Island School of design
Blade Design: Walter “Blackie” Collins.
Prototype: Brown University
Blade material: ATS 34
Overall Length With Blade Open: 5-inch
Blade length: 1 3/4”
Weight: 1 ounce
Blade locks open or closed-Will not open if dropped from the highest peak