Regarding Federal Statutes & Regional Restrictions of Automatic Knives
IN COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL STATUTES REGARDING INTERSTATE SHIPPING OF AUTOMATIC KNIVES, Knife Depot LLC requests that you read carefully the requirements set forth below, and agree to this prior to your purchase or receipt of any automatic knife from our company.
Federal law prohibits shipment of automatic knives across state lines, with the following exceptions:
- to civilian or Armed Forces supply or procurement officers and employees of the Federal Government ordering, procuring, or purchasing such knives in connection with the activities of the Federal Government;
- an active Armed Forces member or employee acting in the performance of his or her duty;
- to supply or procurement officers of the National Guard, the Air National Guard, or militia of a State, Territory or the District of Columbia ordering, procuring, or purchasing such knives in the connection with the activities of such organization;
- to supply or procurement officers or employees of the municipal government of the District of Columbia or the government of an State or Territory, or any county, city or other political subdivision of a State or Territory;
- to manufacturers of such knives or bona fide dealers therein in connection with any shipment made pursuant of an order from any person designated in paragraphs 1, 2, 3 and 4.
Knife Depot LLC will not sell automatic opening knives to any customer unless such sale is made in compliance with one or more of the above conditions.By submitting this form, you (Knife Depot LLC Customer/Buyer) recognize and acknowledge that it is your responsibility as the buyer to ascertain and obey all applicable laws (local, state, federal and international) in regard to the possession or purchase of any item from Knife Depot LLC. You further hereby represent and certify that your purchase or ownership of automatic knives from Knife Depot LLC meets one or more of the criteria set forth above and agree to use these knives in connection of duties as described above in sections 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5.
IN COMPLIANCE WITH REGIONAL RESTRICTIONS REGARDING SHIPPING OF AUTOMATIC KNIVES, Knife Depot LLC requests that you investigate your local laws. Different states and municipalities have laws restricting the ownership and carry of automatic knives. As a result, we do not ship knives to the following regions unless presented with exemptions:
- Chicago, IL
- District of Columbia (DC)
- Los Angeles, CA
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- San Francisco, CA
Automatic knives are further limited in the following areas if they meet certain criteria.
- Massachusetts (blades 1.5 inches or longer)
- Vermont (blades longer than 3 inches)
- Michigan (double-edged OTF knives)
- Connecticut (blades longer than 1.5 inches)
By submitting this form, you understand your local laws and that orders may be canceled if a knife is restricted in your region.
The Hogue Ballista I Automatic is a top-of-the-line folding knife that delivers impressive speed and reliability. Its patent-pending blade retention device allows for one-handed deployment and closure without placing the hand in the path of the blade. Plus, the manual safety lock prevents misfiring, keeping you and those around you safe.
Crafted for precision, the 3.5-inch tanto blade is made from 154CM stainless steel. This blade is cryogenically heat treated and finished with a stone tumble, so it's built to last. With a hand-honed edge and a flat grind profile, the blade can handle any task with ease.
The Ballista's frame is made from matte blue 6061-T6 hard anodized aluminum with a fluted texture. It also features a lanyard hole, making it easy to attach to a keychain or strap. And with its deep-carry, louvered pocket clip, it's ambidextrous and can be carried right or left-handed.
Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just need a reliable knife for everyday use, the Hogue Ballista I Automatic is the perfect choice. So why wait? Experience the impressive speed, reliability, and precision that this knife has to offer today!
|Blade Hardness (HRC)||57-59|
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Lock Type||Push button|
|Pocket Clip Include||Yes|