Not only can this knife really take a beating, it can also give a beating! With its cutting edge ball bearing opening mechanism and premium steel blade, the Mavrokniv Contender Pocket Knife is ready for anything. It has a 3 1/2”, D2 tool steel blade with a black finish and CNC grinding and it can be deployed with ball bearing opening. The black handle scales are crafted of aluminum with a crosshatch pattern, making it lightweight and slip-free. The 4 1/2” closed pocket knife has a sturdy metal pocket clip for ease of carry.