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Microtech Out the Front

Microtech Out The Front Knives

Microtech makes some of the best quality out the front knives in the world. Each knife is built here in the USA with attention to detail and high performance materials. Look through all of the products and buy your favorite Microtech Out The Front Knife at BladeOps today.


When it comes to producing high-quality automatic knives, Microtech is a brand that often stands out. Known for its cutting-edge technology, impeccable craftsmanship, and superior materials, Microtech has been pushing the boundaries of the knife industry for years. The Microtech OTF (Out-the-Front) knives include popular models like the Combat Troodon and Microtech Ultratech. Crafted with quality materials such as aluminum handle scales and carbon fiber, these OTF knives are a masterpiece of a tool.

With a focus on superior performance and unique features such as specialty finishes and glass breakers, Microtech out the front knives are more than functional. Compared to other affordable knives, these knives are built with premium materials like aluminum handle scales and carbon fiber. At BladeOps, we are proud to offer knives designed for durability, meeting the needs of both everyday users and knife enthusiasts.


The following are factors that should be considered when searching for the ideal OTF knife:

  • Blade Excellence: In recent years, Microtech has consistently utilized high-end steel for its blades. A high quality blade ensures long-lasting sharpness and reliability.
  • Deployment Mechanism: The double action deployment mechanism is an important consideration with Microtech OTF knives. Double action deployment is when the knife is easily and rapidly deployed and retracted, offering versatility and safety.
  • Locking Mechanism: For any OTF automatic knife, a reliable locking mechanism is important. OTF knives from Microtech provide the perfect lock when it's in its closed position, guaranteeing safety and security from accidental openings.
  • Handle Comfort: Comfort is often a matter of personal preference, but the aluminum and carbon fiber handles are designed for universal ergonomic comfort.
  • Sturdiness: It is extremely important for a knife to be durable and dependable. The aluminum handle scales and high quality materials used in Microtech OTF knives ensure they stay sturdy forever.
  • Intent and Function: From tactical automatic knives for combat to everyday pocket knives, the purpose of the knife should guide your decision. We carry a wide range of Microtech OTF knives, each with a specific intent and function.
  • Brand Prestige and Reviews: Microtech has an excellent reputation in the knife industry. Unlike other knife brands or even knife companies, Microtech focuses on expertise and exceptional performance in its automatic knives.
  • Investment: While Microtech knives might be costlier than more affordable knives, the cost is justified by their quality, durability, and functionality.



Out-The-Front (OTF) knives are incredibly versatile tools with a wide range of applications. 

  • Everyday Carry (EDC): Whether it's opening boxes or cutting ropes, an OTF knife like Microtech's UTX-85 is the ideal knife for daily tasks.
  • Self-Defense: Models like the Combat Troodon series are designed for more tactical situations. The quick deployment and sharp blade make it a reliable choice for self-defense.
  • Outdoor Activities: Outdoor activities like hunting and fishing are much easier with a reliable OTF knife that can cut through natural materials like wood..
  • Professional Use: Microtech OTF knives are ideal for professions such as first responders and military personnel because they require a reliable knife for rapid, effective action.
  • Utility Tasks: Cutting through heavy materials like leather or cardboard is much easier with a well-made, sharp blade.
  • Emergency Situations: A unique feature like a glass breaker can be a lifesaver in emergency situations, allowing you to break windows or cut seat belts.
  • Maintenance and Repairs: From tightening screws to cutting wires, an OTF knife can serve multiple functions for maintenance and repair tasks.


At BladeOps, we take pride in offering a wide range of high-quality knives. Whether you're new to the world of knives or a frequent collector, we're confident that we can help you find the right knife. With our curated collection that includes Microtech and a range of other knife brands, you're guaranteed to find a knife that meets your specific requirements. Choose right with BladeOps and elevate your knife collection today!



What is the Most Popular OTF Knife?

All of our tactical knives are popular, but the Microtech Ultratech consistently ranks as one of the most popular OTF knives. Depending on personal preference, your most favored tool may vary. Contact our team to help you with your blade choice.

Are OTF Knives Legal in the United States?

Yes, they are. However, the legality of an OTF knife varies by state and sometimes even by municipality. Always check your local laws and regulations to ensure you are in compliance.

How Do I Maintain My OTF Knife?

You can maintain your OTF knife with regular cleaning. Removing pocket lint and debris and using proper blade care will create a longer life for your knife.

What Sets MicroTech Apart in the OTF Category?

Microtech's commitment to quality, innovation, and specialized features like glass breakers make them stand out in the OTF category.

Choose wisely and choose BladeOps. Make your knife collection truly exceptional with a Microtech OTF knife.