Benchmade 496 Vector, Flipper

BM 496 Vector
The 496 Vector is a detail-laden AXIS-Assist flipper that oozes style at every angle. This EDC will hang with the best 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.
  • Smooth milled, contoured OD green G10 handle scales with white G10 pinstripe layer 
  • Milled, contoured aluminum bolster
  • AXIS-Assist flipper mechanism with integrated safety
  • Black oxide; tip-up, deep carry pocket clip
  • CPM-20CV premium stainless steel blade (59-61HRC)
  • Drop point blade with compound grind; flat ground, wedge tip with hollow ground main

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Blade Length: 3.60"
Blade Thickness: 0.100"
Blade Material: S30V Stainless Steel
Blade Hardness: 58-60HRC
Blade Style: Spear Point
Handle Material: Contoured Black G10
Weight: 4.11 oz.
Overall Length: 8.42"
Closed Length: 4.82"
Made in the USA
BM 496 Vector


Knife Type
Assisted Opening