This Arbalete G. David French Automatic Knife is a quality Bargeon knife. This is the French version of the Italian stiletto and has similar characteristics. It features a polished INOX stainless steel spear point blade with a flat grind. The handle is made of smooth, checkered-inset, black Delrin scales over brass file-worked liners. It has a safety lock to protect against accidental release of the blade, and a quick, smooth action with a push of the release button. This is a quality French knife that will show up some of the Italian knives in your collection.