Lock Knife Instructions

Some knives feature a blade which automatically locks when fully opened. This safety feature is to prevent the blade or tool closing on the user’s fingers during use. We offer knives with three types of lock.

Lock Back

This is released by carefully depressing the locking spring lever on the back of the knife handle.

Lockback Instructions

Liner Lock

This is released by carefully pushing the locking-lever away from the base of the blade,


Lock Spike

Some of our Yachting Knives have Marline Spikes which can be locked using the knife’s shackle. Please see the below diagram.

Lock Spike