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The switchblade is a fairly common melee weapon. Its small size means that it is easily smuggled into restricted areas and is easy to handle. It doesn't do as much damage as the other available stabbing weapons.
It is a small knife whose blade is held in position with a spring. When a button on the handle is pressed, the blades shoots out.