The Buck Flashpoint knife is great for general everyday carry and is specifically designed for use in the outdoors whether it is climbing, hiking, camping, biking, etc. The SafeSpin open/close technology allows the user to deploy the 420HC blade without having to place their hand or fingers near the blade. The slide lock securely locks the blade open and closed for ultimate safety. As a bonus, this knife incorporates a bottle opener and carabineer clip into the handle. Overall this knife is safe and easy and will be a great asset on your next outdoor excursion.