Smith & Wesson is one of the most renowned companies in the world. They are known for the manufacture of safety and protection tools and weapons. If you want reassurance about their weapons good quality, you must know that most of the police departments in the United States of America buy weapons and firearms from Smith & Wesson. The manufacturing industry is a modern combination of safety and technology so they always come up with such weaponry accessories which are unique.
The Linerlock knife by Smith & Wesson is their 2nd generation of technology-assisted cutlery. Calling this knife cutlery might not be justified because it is way more than just a kitchen knife. The SWMP4LS is more of a pocket knife which people tend to use as their self-protection and safety. The knife is a very good example of 2nd generation M.A.G.I.C (Multipurpose Assisted Generational Innovative Cutlery) assisted opening technology.
To understand the usefulness of this knife, you need to know more about M.A.G.I.C assisted opening technology. These are usually folding knives which are easy to be kept in pocket or purse to be used later for safety reason or even to cut an apple. These knives use an internal mechanism in order to open the blade portion of the knife with the push of a user’s hand on a special button on the handle of the knife.
There is a huge variety of this M.A.G.I.C assisted opening knives by Smith & Wesson and every knife is differentiated by a special part number. The SWMP4LS knife weighs only 7.5 ounces which makes it pretty easy to be kept in your pocket or in your handbag without making it uncomfortably heavy. It comes in dark black color. Not only is the handle of the knife but also its blade’s dark black color which makes it look like a very sturdy weapon to have. The black color of its blade does not mean it is not made of pure stainless steel.
The edge of the blade in this Linerlock knife is plain and partially serrated. You will find it sharper than any knife you ever had. Also, it is 3.6 inches wide which is a pretty standard size for any pocket knife. The handle is made up of aluminum which is quite strong and offers good non-slipping grip to its user. The knife looks as strong as a rock and will open with a slight push on the spring-assisted button on one of its sides. You do not have to struggle with the button to open it because it is quite smooth and the blade will be out and ready to be used in only a few microseconds. When you have closed the knife in the folding position, the handle will keep the blade in the same position with the help of torsion spring and an additional blade lock. So you do not have to worry about the knife to be opened accidentally while in your pocket or handbag.
This knife is considered as an ideal glass breaker tool. People like EMTs, Patrolmen and even civilians all find it suitable to use this knife not only for protection but also for regular daily life use. Not only for safety, if you want something in your pocket or handbag while you are going out for hiking or you are leaving for a few day trekking, but this tool will also be your best friend. You may need to cut any unnecessary woods in your way or you may need to cut down ropes while camping. This knife can also be used as a good cutlery tool while you are out of your home. It will help you cut meat, beef if you decide to have a BBQ.
As far as Smith & Wesson liner lock knife warranty is concerned, the product is warranted for a lifetime of the customer. Though the damage caused by misuse is not covered it can last a lifetime if taken good care by the customer.