Compact Spring Assisted

This type of spring assisted knife consists of a blade length 3" inches or less with a minimal pocket footprint.  For those seeking a minimalist profile these compact knives are perfect for everyday use in that they are small, lightweight, and wont clutter up your pocket.   Compared to it's push button cousins these knives are opened by pushing an or thumbstud.  Once the blade has reached an opening angle of 30-40% an internal spring will assist in the opening causing the blade to slam open with the same force as a switchblade.