This Italian switchblade classic swinguard stiletto knife 28 cm is made in Italy customized by Walt's Flatguard Knives (Latama Cutlery), also known as a swing guard switchblade, opens with the push of the button and closes by simply pushing down on the lock back to release the blade then pushing down on the blade. This automatic switchblade Swinguard is has a Brazilian Black White Horn handle with a half grind blade and is overall is open length is approximately 11" inches with approximately 4.25 " blade length of and a cutting edge of 3.375" and it's approximately 6.5" closed. It weighs in at approximately 4.33 oz. and has a hefty 5mm backspring and has the Walt's stylized Cat tang stamp on the blade. Handle coloring may vary from picture as these are natural materials and we have more than one available. All of our switchblade knives are genuine Italian knives made in Maniago, Italy!