North Carolina Patent of the Month – December 2023

A swiss army knife, or any small pocket tool, can easily be lost in the depths of your pockets. Whether blocked by a wallet or other tools in the way, sometimes access is the only thing limiting your convenience. Microtech Knives, Inc., a brand known for their tactical and utilitarian knife design, has designed a utilitarian pocket clip that works for both left and right-handed users.

Microtech’s pocket clip is not just a metal fastener; it’s a thoughtful addition that addresses the common gripes users have with traditional clips. The patent outlines a design that combines functionality with practicality, ensuring that the tool remains securely fastened in the user’s pocket while also allowing for effortless retrieval when needed.

With an ergonomic and removable design, the pocket clip is as adjustable as possible. What sets this pocket clip apart is its ergonomic design, meticulously crafted to provide a balance between retention and accessibility. The clip is engineered to be robust, minimizing the risk of accidental loss, yet it doesn’t compromise on the ease of use. This delicate equilibrium reflects Microtech’s dedication to enhancing the user’s interaction with their tools, an ethos deeply embedded in their design philosophy.

Beyond its utilitarian aspects, the pocket clip stands as a testament to the brand’s commitment to continuous improvement. In the competitive landscape of pocket tools, where every detail matters, Microtech Knives has once again demonstrated its prowess in merging form and function seamlessly.

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