Above view of the Buck 285 Bantam BLW reveals the lock release
(shown by green arrow). After pushing the lock mechanism in the direction
of the green arrow, the blade can be folded back inside the handle.
Photo above shows the Buck 285 Bantam BLW with the blade
locked in the open position.
Blade: 3 1/8" (7.7 cm) drop-point, 420HC
steel Length: 4 3/8" (11.1 cm) closed Weight: 2.4 oz (68 g) Handle: Thermoplastic with textured surface Belt Clip: Stainless steel, black
Photo above shows Buck 285 Bantam BLW folded closed in model's
hand for scale. The thumb stud can be used for one handed opening, and
the pocket clip can be used to secure the knife to a belt or pocket.