sober small automatic pocket knives
Have the speed and convenience of automatic knives that you can carry
legally in California, where switchblades with blade not exceeding 2"
- The Zeno
is one of the most solid and reliable among the small automatic knives
kind and as small as it is, it's a switchblade knife, nevertheless.
- A coiled
spring fires its blade out in a blink of an eye, simply by pushing a
small button located on its handle.
- You'll be
glad to have it when you'll need a pocket knife that can be easily open
even with heavily gloved hands or long, just done nails.
The Zeno's construction is a solid all-steel
one, the kind that lasts forever.
It comes with a pocket/belt clip.
will enjoy the simplicity and effectiveness of your CUTIE small
automatic knife. It has a certain style to it.
Things that one should look for
in a small switchblade:
The main advantage of a small switchblade resides in its easy and fast
deployment; therefore, one should look for:
Bottom Line: Being a switchblade does not a make a small one something
that will deter a foe. It's just a very handy pocket/purse knife, with
a major advantage of firing out its blade with a simple push of a
firing button that is easy to locate and press upon.
easy access to the safety-lock and easy activation and deactivation of.
blade that is firmly locked in place, once deployed (no wobbling).
for a 440C steel grade, at least . Some manufacturers exploit the
attraction of the small switchblade mechanism to sell
small switchblade can be a real pain if one can’t hold it comfortably.
Look for a handle with some ergonomic layout in it.
Who uses a small switchblade the most?
The vast majority of small switchblade knife users, happens to be
composed of: senior citizens (arthritis), women (long nails) and
residents of cold areas (gloves).
A small switchblade cannot be considered, obviously, as a tactical
automatic knife; its blade is not long enough to cause a desirable
effect in combat situation. Nevertheless, most of USA states require a
permit to carry these small automatic knives disregarding the fact that
they are just small pocket knives with a spring that fires the blade.
How small is a small switchblade automatic knife?
We classify any automatic knife a.k.a switchblade knife or any folding
knife, for that matter, that is shorter than 7” length (fully deployed)
to be a small switchblade automatic knife. Our mid-size automatic
knives are between 7”-7.9”. We consider any switchblade knife or any
folding knife ,for that matter, of 8” length and over as being a large