Originally Posted by cbw
I can open my Benchmade with a flick of my wrist just as fast as any auto that I may or may not have.
No doubt. For me, it's a collection piece that represents a style of knife. Hardly superior to another brand or style.
My Spydercos are as fast as any auto, but represent just one of literally hundreds of styles, brands, blade shapes, handle materials, opening mechanisms, etc.