A type 2 variant of imperceptible tradecraft edged tools for close quarters combat / defense companion for special circumstances.
Equipping bladed tools in foreign lands means dealing with foreign laws meaning micro / keychain knives are most suitable for everyday carry.
Whether designed as a weapon or utility, all knives are tools; combat, cutlery, EDC, survival and some with specialized purposes…
As a former operator and longtime edged tool practitioner, my knives are custom or modified with production models rarely considered.
As a vagabond I’m constantly facing new and exotic parts of the world, many with unpredictable potential dangers with varying knife laws.