It looks small as the blade is less than 2 inches is size, but its functions are mighty. It’s a perfect carry around knife-be it pocket, purse or briefcase. Do not assume the small look to be incapability. You could do almost anything with this wonderful pocket knife. The SpeedSafe assisted opening ensures the handiness of this knife. The 420HC, bead-blasted finish steel is highly corrosion resistant and easy to maintain. The dual locking system i.e. frame lock and tip lock slider makes is a very safe knife to use and transport around. The overall size of the knife when closed is 2 7/8 " and it weighs: 1.8 oz.