Hollowground modified sheepsfoot blade with ambidextrous functioning thumb-hole opener.The Mini-Griptilian features textured Black Handle Scales (which are very strong and very lightweight). Double 420J stainless liners add strength to the knife handle. The blade is 154-CM stainless (ComboEdge) with a satin finish. The steel pocket clip can be reversed for right or left handed people. The AXIS lock system makes the knife easy to open and easy to close (it operates identically for right and left handers). The BK1 coating provides excellent corrosion protection, which exceeds the ASTM-117 spec for saltwater while possessing higher scratch resistance.