Proudly built in Portland, Oregon, the Propel has proven automatic action that is unmatched. With its premium-grade S30V steel construction, you can count on it for all its intended uses and then somelike opening that crate, nowwithout compromising its integrity. The reliable plunge lock and safety switch keep the blade locked while in use and safely closed when stowed. The partially serrated tanto-style blade with black oxide coating takes on stubborn materials and adverse conditions like a good soldier, while the composite G-10 handle balances the knifes handling and provides all-conditions security. You can even customize the belt clip to meet your carrying preference.