Named for the Titaness of wisdom and deep thought, she was the embodiment of "prudence and wisdom". In greek, Metis means the personal traits of wisdom and cunning. This medium size folder is a very comfortable everyday carry. The sleek blade and fast opening from the flipper tab makes for a great looking and a very functional tool. The frame is 6AL-4V titanium with a solid machined titanium clip and backstrap. A titanium disk Hinderer device keeps the lock bar travel fixed. The blade rotates on GTC Alpha bearings for a smooth action. The blade is made of CPM S35VN with a slight scallop on top to allow for index finger control on blade spine.