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Spring Assisted Pocket Knives

Knives are one of the most essential parts of our lives. They are more so when on trips. Knives are must when going out city or to faraway places. Now days come in many varieties. One of them is the spring assisted pocket knives which is become popular because of the technology it uses. As clear by its name, the spring assist knife uses spring device to work. Apart from the old-style or slip joint, there are other types of knives that add, lock back pocket knife and lining locking pocket knife. Among the three types, the spring knives are famous and commonly used.

Spring assisted pocket knives

These knives work by a spring attached to them. The spring provides a safe way to work these knives. For opening the knife, the user has to start the action and the knife is open. This is a safe way of opening these knives. They do not open automatically. But they are automatic in the sense because of protection as there is no chance of automatic or by chance opening. The machine of the knife stops it from causing any danger to the user or to any other person.

These spring assisted knives are not closed by chance, harming people around. It works on a mechanism which works the knife with optimum safety. These knives come in normal sizes. They are very useful as they can be carried in pocket. That is why these small knives are also known as pocket knives. The blade comes out of the handle from side and not from the front as in other kinds of knives. Some of these knives have studs on sides which need to be pushed for opening them. When pushed, these knives use technique which helps them in opening. These spring assisted knives just need to be helped for opening. Once the opening procedure is done, the rest is automatic. There is a device which prevents the knife from closing as the knife opens. For closing, there is spring which pulls the blade back into its place inside the handle.

These knives have many types of uses. They are most suitable when camping. In fact, they are not only useful but must and required while outing, camping, mountaineering, trekking and whole of other such outdoor events which are performed in natural surroundings away from cities. They are very useful for hunting purposes. They can be carried in pocket and opened carefully when required.

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