This blade features a spear point style blade with a false upper edge and a black finish to protect the blade against rusting and corrosion. A spear point blade is similar to the needle-point blade in that is good for piercing. However, its point is stronger and it contains a small "belly" that can be used for slicing. A thumb stud on each side allows for a quick flawless deployment. The spring assisted mechanism and locks up solid with a liner locking system. The textured aluminum handle features a sleek unique design with a lanyard hole at the end. A belt clip allows you to secure this knife in your pocket or on your person at all times.