Benchmade – 496 EDC Knife, Drop-Point Blade Price: $444.24 (as of 09/05/2023 02:25 PST- Details)

Made in the USA or Imported
CPM-S20CV Stainless Compound Grind Blade
6061-T6 Aluminum Handle
Benchmade’s AXIS Assist with integrated safety
Lightweight G10 Handle.




Benchmade – 496 EDC Knife, Drop-Point Blade with Compound Grind, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Made in the USA

As the latest addition to the Vector circle of relatives, the Benchmade 496 Vector Axis Help Folding Knife is a detail-laden AXIS Help flipper that oozes style at each angle. This EDC will hang with the most efficient of them, featuring Benchmade’s first compound grind blade crafted from CPM-20CV. Full stainless steel liners, a gray aluminum bolster, and dual colored G10 handles provide strength and comfort to this unique design.


  • Mechanism: Axis assist
  • Action: Manual opening
  • Blade length: 3. 6 inches
  • Blade thickness: 0. 1 inch
  • Open length: 8. 42 inches
  • Closed length; 4. 82 inches
  • Handle thickness: 0. 60 inches
  • Weight: 4. 5 ounces
  • Sheath weight: No sheath
  • Blade edge: Plain
  • Blade finish: Satin
  • Blade steel: CPM-20CV
  • Blade style: Drop-point with compound grind; flat ground, wedge tip with hollow ground main
  • Clip type: Black oxide
  • Clip position: Tip-up, deep carry
  • Glass breaker: No
  • Handle material: OD green G10 with white G10 pinstripe layer
  • Lanyard Hole: Yes
  • MOLLE compatible: No
  • Sheath type: No sheath
  • Use: Everyday

Made in America or Imported

HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S20CV stainless Compound Grind Blade is well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The 6061-T6 aluminum Take care of offers solid form and serve as at minimal weight.

WELL-DESIGNED: The Vallation 496 features Benchmade’s AXIS Help with integrated safety. It may be opened and closed quickly with either hand. Lightweight G10 Take care of.

ALWAYS READY: The 496’s quick, one-handed opening makes it easy to make use of. The reversible deep carry pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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