I just want to make sure all of you are aware of the pending attempt by US Customs to classify assisted opening knives AND knives capable of being opened with one hand as switchblades. Some time back I had posted some info on the blog regarding the archaic laws regarding pocket knives that were passed recently in the UK and elsewhere in Europe. Well, it’s coming to our shores.
From AKTI’s website:
“Be warned. U.S. Customs’ proposal indicates it is directed at only the importers of assisted-
opening knives. However, the language used in their revocation document …