RIPSHEARS RS-4 MINI is a compact hook-knife and trauma shear combo that is small, light and tactical. Our patented designs are made to employ rapidly when time maters. Perfect for medical blow out kits and EMS professionals that need to carry smaller tools.Our MINIs are "built to survive". Our signature Titanium Carbo-Nitride (TiCN) bonded shears and GF13% nylon handles will stand up to the toughest field conditions. Paracord, shoe laces and lighter clothing doesn't stand a chance.These shears are made in Tiawan to our exact specifications.