This Italian switchblade swinguard stiletto knife is made in Italy customized by Walt's Flatguard Knives (Latama Cutlery) custom made knives 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 Latama Walt's Flatguard Swinguard Knife 11" Snake Wood handle and Half Grind Blade and is overall open length 11" with a 4.25" blade and is 5.75" closed. It weighs in at 6.7 oz. It has a hefty 5mm backspring and has the Walt's stylized Cat tang stamp on the blade. All of our switchblade knives are genuine Italian knives made in Maniago, Italy!