Fixed blade performance. Folding blade convenience. You get both with the Gerber Metolius Pocket Folder 31-000586. This sturdy stainless steel folder locks firmly into place with a traditional lockback mechanism. Dual thumbstuds provide easy opening for left or right handed users. A TacHide coating on one side of the handle helps you get a good grip. Deep finger grooves in the handle and ridging along the spine lend control while using the knife. A low profile pocket clip is included.