Assisted Opening Knives

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1 SOG Flare Folding Knife and Pocket Knife Assisted Opening Tech Knife w/ 3.5 Inch Stainless Straight... SOG Flare Folding Knife and Pocket Knife Assisted Opening Tech Knife w/ 3.5 Inch Stainless... No ratings yet
2 Kershaw Appa Folding Tactical Pocket Knife, SpeedSafe Opening, 2.75 inch Black Blade and Handle,... Kershaw Appa Folding Tactical Pocket Knife, SpeedSafe Opening, 2.75 inch Black Blade and Handle,... No ratings yet
3 Kershaw Flourish Pocket Knife (3935); 3.5-Inch Blackwash Clip Point Blade with Black Carbon Fiber... Kershaw Flourish Pocket Knife (3935); 3.5-Inch Blackwash Clip Point Blade with Black Carbon Fiber... No ratings yet
4 Kershaw Fringe Pocket Knife, 3-inch 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade with Gray Titanium Carbo-Nitride Coating,... Kershaw Fringe Pocket Knife, 3-inch 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade with Gray Titanium Carbo-Nitride... No ratings yet
5 ALBATROSS EDC Cool Sharp Tactical Folding Pocket Knife,SpeedSafe Spring Assisted Opening Knifes with... ALBATROSS EDC Cool Sharp Tactical Folding Pocket Knife,SpeedSafe Spring Assisted Opening Knifes... No ratings yet
6 Smith & Wesson Black Ops Recurve 8in S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.5in Drop Point Blade and G10... Smith & Wesson Black Ops Recurve 8in S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.5in Drop Point Blade and... No ratings yet
7 Kershaw Misdirect Pocketknife; 2.9 in. 4Cr13 Black-Oxide Blackwash™ Finish Blade, Stainless Steel... Kershaw Misdirect Pocketknife; 2.9 in. 4Cr13 Black-Oxide Blackwash™ Finish Blade, Stainless... No ratings yet
8 CRKT Endorser EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Assisted Opening Everyday Carry, Black Blade, Thumb Stud,... CRKT Endorser EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Assisted Opening Everyday Carry, Black Blade, Thumb Stud,...
9 Kershaw Clash Pocket Knife, Black Serrated (1605CKTST); 3.1” Stainless Steel Blade with... Kershaw Clash Pocket Knife, Black Serrated (1605CKTST); 3.1” Stainless Steel Blade with... No ratings yet
10 Smith & Wesson SWATMB 7.5in High Carbon S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.2in Drop Point Blade and... Smith & Wesson SWATMB 7.5in High Carbon S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.2in Drop Point Blade... No ratings yet
11 Kershaw Camshaft Pocket Knife; 3' 4Cr14 Steel Blade; SpeedSafe Assisted Folder Opening Knife;... Kershaw Camshaft Pocket Knife; 3" 4Cr14 Steel Blade; SpeedSafe Assisted Folder Opening Knife;... No ratings yet
12 MTech USA – Spring Assisted Folding Knife – Mirror Polished Fine Edge Stainless Steel Blade with... MTech USA – Spring Assisted Folding Knife – Mirror Polished Fine Edge Stainless Steel Blade...
13 Kershaw Spoke (1313BLK); Pocket Knife with 2-In. Steel Blade and All Steel Handle, Both with... Kershaw Spoke (1313BLK); Pocket Knife with 2-In. Steel Blade and All Steel Handle, Both with... No ratings yet
14 Smith & Wesson SWMP4LS 8.6in S.S. Assisted Folding Knife with 3.6in Serrated Clip Point Blade and... Smith & Wesson SWMP4LS 8.6in S.S. Assisted Folding Knife with 3.6in Serrated Clip Point Blade and... No ratings yet
15 QYGMGS Tactical Folding Knife,GD22K Black Pocket Knife for men,Flip Assisted Opening knife,EDC... QYGMGS Tactical Folding Knife,GD22K Black Pocket Knife for men,Flip Assisted Opening knife,EDC... No ratings yet
16 Tac-Force- Spring Assisted Folding Pocket Knife – Rainbow TiNite Coated Stainless Steel Blade with... Tac-Force- Spring Assisted Folding Pocket Knife – Rainbow TiNite Coated Stainless Steel Blade... No ratings yet
17 Kershaw Outright Pocketknife (8320); 3-inch Upswept 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade in Brilliant Blue; PVD... Kershaw Outright Pocketknife (8320); 3-inch Upswept 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade in Brilliant Blue; PVD...
18 Smith & Wesson M&P Special Ops 9.3in Stainless Steel Assisted Opening Knife with 4in Tanto Blade and... Smith & Wesson M&P Special Ops 9.3in Stainless Steel Assisted Opening Knife with 4in Tanto Blade...
19 Kershaw Bracket Cleaver Pocket Knife, 3.4-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Assisted Opening, Frame Lock (3455),... Kershaw Bracket Cleaver Pocket Knife, 3.4-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Assisted Opening, Frame Lock... No ratings yet
20 Kershaw Analyst Tanto Pocket Knife, 3.25-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Opening, Liner Lock (2062ST) , Black Kershaw Analyst Tanto Pocket Knife, 3.25-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Opening, Liner Lock (2062ST) , Black No ratings yet

SaleBestseller No. 1
SOG Flare Folding Knife and Pocket Knife Assisted Opening Tech Knife w/ 3.5 Inch Stainless Straight...
  • EVERYDAY CARRY KNIFE BLADE: A great value for a daily carry EDC knife to use in the warehouse, construction site, or job site; these folding EDC...
  • WORK KNIFE WITH SOG ASSISTED OPENING TECH: This EDC assisted opening pocket knife is built for fast access; S. A. T. Tech lets this folding knife for...
  • LOW-CARRY FOLDING POCKET KNIFE CLIP: This edc pocket knife is perfect as an assisted open knife that clips easily to a pocket or belt; foldable knife...
  • GRN FOLDER KNIFE HANDLE: Stainless steel knife is built with a nearly indestructible knife handle for this type of lightweight folding knife with...
  • SOG CARE: SOG knives and tools are built to last but may require initial tuning adjustments along with regular cleaning, lubrication and sharpening;...
SaleBestseller No. 2
Kershaw Appa Folding Tactical Pocket Knife, SpeedSafe Opening, 2.75 inch Black Blade and Handle,...
  • Lightweight yet sturdy, the Appa is a perfect every day carry for any task - cutting tape, boxes, rope and more
  • Black 2.75 inch reverse tanto blade with a razor sharp cutting edge - the Appa features several cut outs in the handle to keep it light but strong
  • SpeedSafe Assisted Opening allows for easy, quick, one handed opening with the flipper - blade is held in place when opened with a liner lock
  • Features a reversible pocketclip as well as a lanyard hole for several carrying options based off your preference - adjusted with a T6 bit
  • Knife measures 6.5 inches when opened and 3.6 inches closed. Weighs just under 2 ounces.
SaleBestseller No. 3
Kershaw Flourish Pocket Knife (3935); 3.5-Inch Blackwash Clip Point Blade with Black Carbon Fiber...
  • Flipper gives users the ability to open the knife blade with just the flick of a thumb
  • Patented SpeedSafe Assisted Opening allows users to swiftly open the pocket knife with minimal effort; designed by famed Kershaw knife maker, Ken...
  • Reversible clip allows users to flip pocketknife blade to yield right or left-handed use for optimal ambidextrous carry options
  • Built-in liner lock keeps knife securely locked in place during use to ensure safe and sturdy handling
  • Conveniently placed lanyard hole is located at the tip of the pocketknife to allow easy storing and concealment options
SaleBestseller No. 4
Kershaw Fringe Pocket Knife, 3-inch 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade with Gray Titanium Carbo-Nitride Coating,...
  • Precision heat-treated blade holds an edge and sharpens easily; top-quality 8Cr13MoV steel provides excellent wear and corrosion resistance; sleek,...
  • Reliable stainless steel handle; attention-grabbing carbon fiber insert features a classy, charcoal-gray checkerboard design that catches the light;...
  • Kershaw’s Fringe with SpeedSafe assisted opening assures a quick and easy one-handed with flipper or thumb stud; extremely sturdy and reliable frame...
  • Lanyard hole and single position pocketclip provide versatile carrying options; wear around the neck or on a keychain; clip to purse, pocket,...
  • Great EDC for both expected and emergency situations, whether at home, on the road or in the wild; use while camping, hiking, farming, ranching,...
SaleBestseller No. 5
ALBATROSS EDC Cool Sharp Tactical Folding Pocket Knife,SpeedSafe Spring Assisted Opening Knifes with...
  • Spring assisted pocket knife offers rapid one-handed deployment, you can open it by the flipper on the handle.
  • NOTE:The grease on the knife is anti-corrosive grease, which allows you to open the knife more smoothly, and prevent the knife from rusting,this is...
  • 440 stainless steel,Sharp and reliable; 2.7-inch blade length; 3.8-inch closed length; 6.5-inch total length
  • A pocket clip for easy and safe carry; includes Seatbelt Cutter and glass breaker,weight only 4.8 OZ
  • Seamlessly used for Daily application、Camping to Search & Rescue and is a great Business or Birthday Gift
SaleBestseller No. 6
Smith & Wesson Black Ops Recurve 8in S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.5in Drop Point Blade and G10...
  • DIMENSIONS: 8 inch (20.32 cm) overall length with a blade length of 3.5 inches (8.89 cm) and a weight of 4.8 ounces
  • DURABLE: Blade is made of reliable 8Cr13MoV Stainless Steel with a black, G10 handle
  • DEPENDABLE: Quick and easy access with convenient spring assisted opening, finger flipper, and reversible pocket clip making it ideal for everyday...
  • SECURE: Have confidence the blade will not slip with the security of the liner lock
  • BE PREPARED: Knife features a lanyard hole and thumb knobs
SaleBestseller No. 7
Kershaw Misdirect Pocketknife; 2.9 in. 4Cr13 Black-Oxide Blackwash™ Finish Blade, Stainless Steel...
  • Backed by the trusted name of Kershaw, the misdirect folding pocketknife is a value-priced, affordable, helpful tool for any job around the house and...
  • With a closed length of 4-inches, overall length of 6. 8-Inches and a blade length of 2. 9-Inches, the misdirect is small enough to comfortably carry...
  • Featuring a sturdy frame lock, 3-position pocket Clip for right and left tip-up or tip-down carry, speed Safe Assisted opening and a flipper, the...
  • Whether on the job or around the house, camping, hunting, boating, fishing, working outdoors or in the garage, The Kershaw misdirect is ready for any...
  • From opening packages to cutting cord to whittling a stick to roast marshmallows, this dependable, useful knife has a precision tip and sharp edge...
Bestseller No. 8
CRKT Endorser EDC Folding Pocket Knife: Assisted Opening Everyday Carry, Black Blade, Thumb Stud,...
  • Fast Opening: Outburst assisted opening deploys the blade fast
  • Safe And Secure: Safety integrated thumbstud prevents accidental opening
  • Enhanced Protection: Black coating improves corrosion resistance
  • Designed by Matthew Lerch in Sussex, Wisconsin
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty covers any defects in materials or workmanship, see company site for details
SaleBestseller No. 9
Kershaw Clash Pocket Knife, Black Serrated (1605CKTST); 3.1” Stainless Steel Blade with...
  • 3.1" 8Cr13MoV stainless steel blade with black-oxide finish for excellent toughness, edge retention and wear resistance
  • Textured Glass-filled nylon handle scales offer a solid grip with Gentle Contour and comfortable in-hand feel. Closed Length-4.25 inch
  • Drop-point, partially serrated blade is perfect for tackling everyday tasks like opening Cardboard boxes, cutting rope, stripping Wire and more
  • Feature rich handle includes SpeedSafe assisted opening, built-in flipper, secure locking liner and convenient reversible pocket clip
  • The Black clash is a great tool for any hiker, hunter, angler, gardener, mechanic, Backpacker or anyone in need of a solid, reliable EDC
Bestseller No. 10
Smith & Wesson SWATMB 7.5in High Carbon S.S. Assisted Opening Knife with 3.2in Drop Point Blade and...
  • DIMENSIONS: 7.5 inch (19 cm) overall length with a blade length of 3.2 inches (8.2 cm) and a weight of 3.9 ounces
  • DURABLE: Blade is made of reliable 4034 Black Oxide High Carbon S.S. with a black, aluminum handle with Trac-Tec inserts
  • DEPENDABLE: Quick and easy access with the convenient pocket clip, ambidextrous thumb knobs, flipper/finger actuator and M.A.G.I.C. assisted opening...
  • SECURE: Have confidence that the blade will not slip with the security of the liner lock and safety lock
  • CONVENIENT: Lanyard Hole Porvides Mulitple Carrying Options
SaleBestseller No. 11
Kershaw Camshaft Pocket Knife; 3" 4Cr14 Steel Blade; SpeedSafe Assisted Folder Opening Knife;...
  • KERSHAW CAMSHAFT POCKET KNIFE: Designed with custom touches to get your engine going, like the decorative pivot and backspacer for added style. This...
  • CLIP POINT PLAIN EDGE BLADE offers incredible piercing capabilities, while its slight belly curve provides excellent slicing. Made from...
  • CONTOURED, GLASS-FILLED NYLON HANDLE promotes a comfortable, secure grip during use. Texturized for extra solid grip. Black handle. Includes...
  • DESIGNED WITH SAFETY IN MIND: Equipped with Kershaw’s SpeedSafe assisted opening and flipper for easy one-handed blade release. Liner lock secures...
  • SIZE SPECIFICATIONS: Blade Length: 3in. Closed Length: 4.25in. Overall Length: 7.25in. Weighing in at 3.1oz. Backed by Kershaw's Limited Lifetime...
SaleBestseller No. 12
MTech USA – Spring Assisted Folding Knife – Mirror Polished Fine Edge Stainless Steel Blade with...
  • Spring assist Folding knife offers rapid one-handed deployment, locks securely into place with liner lock
  • Silver stainless steel blade with straight edge
  • Black Nylon fiber handle with bottle opener and a Lanyard hole on the end
  • Comes complete with a pocket clip for easy and safe carry
  • 3-inch closed length; 2. 75-Inch blade length with 3. 25 mm thickness
SaleBestseller No. 13
Kershaw Spoke (1313BLK); Pocket Knife with 2-In. Steel Blade and All Steel Handle, Both with...
  • 2” high-performance 4CR14 steel blade sports a sleek, non-reflective black-oxide BlackWash finish and a big belly, ideal for slicing
  • Matching all-steel handle construction with a unique texture pattern, providing a strong and sturdy grip
  • Lightweight, low-profile everyday pocket carry for numerous tasks such as opening tough packages, breaking down boxes, stripping wire and cutting...
  • Stealthy EDC for hobbyists, landscapers, hikers, campers, hunters and anyone in need of a compact pocket folder
  • Black-oxide finish combines two processes to create a rugged, matte appearance and provide added corrosion protection
SaleBestseller No. 14
Smith & Wesson SWMP4LS 8.6in S.S. Assisted Folding Knife with 3.6in Serrated Clip Point Blade and...
  • DIMENSIONS: 8.6 inch (21.8 cm) overall length with a blade length of 3.6 inches (9.1 cm) and a weight of 7.6 ounces
  • DURABLE: Blade is made of reliable 4034 black oxide high carbon stainless steel with a black aluminum handle with rubber inlay
  • DEPENDABLE: Quick and easy access with the convenient pocket clip, flipper/finger actuator and M.A.G.I.C. assisted opening making it ideal for...
  • SECURE: Have confidence that the blade will not slip with the security of the liner lock and safety lock
  • BE PREPARED: Knife Features Glass Breaker And Seatbelt Cutter
Bestseller No. 15
QYGMGS Tactical Folding Knife,GD22K Black Pocket Knife for men,Flip Assisted Opening knife,EDC...
  • 【Sharp Pocket Knife】: D2 steel blade PVD titanium coating provides excellent durability and edge retention, the sharp blade is suitable for...
  • 【Durable G10 handle】:The handle of the knife is made of G10 material, which is comfortable to handle, can withstand high-intensity work, and is...
  • 【Practical pocket knife】:One-handed quick and smooth assisted opening,can be used to peel fruit, open parcels, or as a self-defense knife
  • 【Pocket Knife with Clip】: Can be clipped in pockets, backpack side pockets, prevent loss when doing outdoor activities
  • 【Small pocket knife】: 4.9 inches when folded, daily carry does not take up pocket space, Fashion straight knife design, can be collected
SaleBestseller No. 16
Tac-Force- Spring Assisted Folding Pocket Knife – Rainbow TiNite Coated Stainless Steel Blade with...
  • HIGH QUALITY MATERIALS: Made from quality materials. 3CR13 rainbow TiNite coated stainless steel blade provides an excellent balance of hardness and...
  • TACTICAL EVOLVED: Manufactured with the military police and fire & rescue professionals need’s in mind.
  • DEPENDABLE: Provides consistent razor-sharp cutting performance and high durability. A knife you can count on for camping hiking backpacking hunting &...
  • DIMENSIONS: 3.25-inch Drop Point Partially Serrated Blade 7.75-inch overall length.
  • SPECIAL FEATURES: Spring Assisted Finger Flipper Blade Cut Out Pocket Clip Black Aluminum Handle Liner Lock Glass Punch Bottle Opener.
Bestseller No. 17
Kershaw Outright Pocketknife (8320); 3-inch Upswept 8Cr13MoV Steel Blade in Brilliant Blue; PVD...
  • 3-inch 8Cr13Mov steel blade delivers superior hardness, excellent edge retention, maximum slicing power and reliable strength; upswept blade coated in...
  • Aggressive and solid yet easy to carry, this medium-sized pocket knife boasts a steel handle coated in brilliant blue, scratch resistant PVD; black...
  • Equipped with SpeedSafe assisted opening; sturdy frame lock provides secure lockup; lockbar butts up against backend of blade; deep-carry,...
  • Ready for action and built to meet the needs of the police officer, first responder, paramedic, firefighter, farmer, rancher, scout, hiker, fisher,...
  • The Outright pairs high performance with affordability and style, making it an ideal gift for graduations, anniversaries, birthdays, Father’s Day,...
Bestseller No. 18
Smith & Wesson M&P Special Ops 9.3in Stainless Steel Assisted Opening Knife with 4in Tanto Blade and...
  • DIMENSIONS: 9.3 inch (23.62 cm) overall length with a blade length of 4 inches (10.16 cm) and a weight of 3.2 ounces
  • DURABLE: Blade is made of 9Cr18MoV Stainless Steel with Titanium Nitride coating and a black, G10 Handle
  • DEPENDABLE: Quick and easy access with convenient tip-up pocket clip, finger flipper, and spring assisted opening making it ideal for everyday carry
  • SECURE: Have confidence the blade will not slip with the security of the liner lock
  • BE PREPARED: Knife features spine jimping and lanyard hole
SaleBestseller No. 19
Kershaw Bracket Cleaver Pocket Knife, 3.4-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Assisted Opening, Frame Lock (3455),...
  • KERSHAW BRACKET POCKETKNIFE: An XL version of our original Static cleaver folding knife, the Bracket boasts a larger size plus some fresh additions....
  • CLEAVER PLAIN EDGE BLADE: Made from quality 8Cr13MoV stainless-steel that offers excellent edge retention, strength, and hardness. A slightly curved...
  • TEXTURED HANDLE: The textured glass-filled nylon front is plenty grippy for a secure grip in the hand. Stainless-steel handle back with stonewash...
  • DESIGNED WITH SAFETY IN MIND: Equipped with Kershaw’s SpeedSafe assisted one-handed opening with the built-in flipper. Frame lock secures blade in...
  • SIZE SPECIFICATIONS: Blade Length: 3.4in. Closed Length: 4.4in. Overall Length: 7.75in. Weighing in at 4.3oz. Backed by Kershaw’s Limited Lifetime...
Bestseller No. 20
Kershaw Analyst Tanto Pocket Knife, 3.25-in. Blade, SpeedSafe Opening, Liner Lock (2062ST) , Black
  • The Kershaw Analyst is a tough and heavy-duty 3.25-inch blade made with 8Cr13MoV Steel, offering remarkable edge retention.
  • The handle has a glass-filled nylon texturing which provides an extra-secure grip, making it the perfect EDC work knife.
  • This assisted open knife opens quickly and easily with the SpeedSafe opening mechanism, securing the blade with a liner lock.
  • A multifaceted and dependable pocketknife and work tool that's safe and easy to use. Ideal for outdoor use. Its black-oxide BlackWash finish hides...
  • Blade length: 3.25 inches; Closed length: 4.25 inches; Open length: 7.5 inches; Weight: 3.5 ounces.

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FAQ:

Q: What is the best assisted opening knife?

A: Best Assisted Opening Knives. The tanto blade, in particular, is considered to be an excellent tool for puncturing and chopping. The drop point blade, on the other hand, is ideal to use for making fine cuts. Teeth – The blade can either be serrated or with a straight edge, and both have corresponding pros and cons.

Q: What is an assisted open knife?

A: An assisted opening knife is a type of everyday carry knife that allows the user to open its blade with one hand by applying pressure to the thumb stud or the flipper .

Q: What are the best folding knives?

A: The Best Folding Knives. The best folding knife should be sturdy, sharp, and easy to carry. It is important that the knife remain opened until the user, himself, closes it, as accidental closing during use can be dangerous.

Q: What is the best pocket knife brand?

A: Buck Knives and Tops teamed up to produce the CSAR-T. Tops is a famous custom knife maker whose designs are considered one of the best. Buck knives is a large knife manufacturer whose production capabilities allow for this sturdy $85 knife.