10 Best Benchmade Assisted Opening Knives for January 2021

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Benchmade - Mini Griptilian 556-S30V Knife Made in USA with CPM-S30V Steel, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, G10 Black Handle, Made in the US
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Benchmade - Mini Griptilian 556-S30V Knife Made in USA with CPM-S30V Steel, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, G10 Black Handle, Made in the US

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BUILT TO PERFORM: Simplicity meets unmatched function, no matter the application; Ideal for pretty much everything. With its reduced profile and lightweight design, the Griptilian 556 is the perfect addition to your EDC collection, backpack, survival kit, tackle box, and more.

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Product Features

  • AXIS LOCKING MECHANISM: Ensures safety and a smooth open and easy close; Reversible clip; Lanyard hole for versatile carry options.
  • THE GRIVORY HANDLE: Is fully ambidextrous, has a textured grip, and is molded from glass-filled nylon for superior durability.
  • AMERICAN MADE 154CM STAINLESS STEEL: For first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; Precision drop-point construction for strength and versatility.

American made 154cm stainless steel: for first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; precision drop-point construction for strength and versatility. Axis locking mechanism: ensures safety and a smooth open and easy close; reversible clip; lanyard hole for versatile carry options. The grivory handle: is fully ambidextrous, has a textured grip, and is molded from glass-filled nylon for superior durability.

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Benchmade - Bugout 535 EDC Manual Open Folding Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Satin Finish, Green Grivory Handle, Made in USA
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Benchmade - Bugout 535 EDC Manual Open Folding Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Satin Finish, Green Grivory Handle, Made in USA

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AXIS LOCKING MECHANISM: Ensures safety and a smooth open and easy close; Reversible clip; Lanyard hole for versatile carry options.

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Product Features

  • AMERICAN MADE CPM-S30V STEEL: For first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; Precision drop-point construction for strength and versatility.
  • FULLY AMBIDEXTROUS GRIVORY HANDLE: Has an ergonomic textured grip and is molded from glass-filled nylon for superior durability.
  • LIGHT AS A FEATHER: And incredibly tough; Ideal for hiking, camping, and backpacking, and made for everyday use; A lightweight, go-anywhere tool.

Light as a feather: and incredibly tough; ideal for hiking, camping, and backpacking, and made for everyday use; a lightweight, go-anywhere tool. Fully ambidextrous grivory handle: has an ergonomic textured grip and is molded from glass-filled nylon for superior durability. American made cpm-s30v steel: for first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; precision drop-point construction for strength and versatility.

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Benchmade - Griptilian 551 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Coated Finish, Sand Handle
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Benchmade - Griptilian 551 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Coated Finish, Sand Handle

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COMFORTABLE: The 551's lightweight design and handle grips make it comfortable to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Product Features

  • WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The Griptilian 551 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly.
  • VERSATILE: The Griptilian 551's drop-point utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday use, outdoor activities, and even tactical applications.
  • HIGH-QUALITY: The 154CM stainless steel blade is tough, rust-resistant, and holds an edge well. The glass-filled nylon handle is tough yet attractive, making it ideal for hard jobs and everyday carry.

High-quality: the 154cm stainless steel blade is tough, rust-resistant, and holds an edge well. the glass-filled nylon handle is tough yet attractive, making it ideal for hard jobs and everyday carry. Versatile: the griptilian 551's drop-point utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday use, outdoor activities, and even tactical applications. Well-designed: Benchmade's axis lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. the griptilian 551 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly.

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Benchmade - Rift 950 Knife, Charcoal G10 Handle, Reverse Tanto Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Make in The USA
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Benchmade - Rift 950 Knife, Charcoal G10 Handle, Reverse Tanto Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Make in The USA

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VERSATILE: The Rift 950's reverse tanto blade style allows for maximum force to be applied to the tip, making it easy to cut. It's ideal for everyday use and tactical applications.

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Product Features

  • HIGH-QUALITY: The 154CM stainless steel blade is tough, rust resistant, and holds an edge well. The G10 handle is durable, impervious to moisture, and stable under extreme temperatures.
  • WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The Rift 950 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly.
  • COMFORTABLE: The 950 features handle grips that make it easy to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

Comfortable: the 950 features handle grips that make it easy to hold and use. the reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility. Well-designed: Benchmade's axis lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. the rift 950 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly. High-quality: the 154cm stainless steel blade is tough, rust resistant, and holds an edge well. the g10 handle is durable, impervious to moisture, and stable under extreme temperatures.

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Benchmade - Grizzly Creek 15060-2 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Wood Handle
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Benchmade - Grizzly Creek 15060-2 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Wood Handle

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MADE FOR HUNTING: The Grizzly Creek 15060-2's drop-point blade is perfect for any game cleaning while the folding gut hook offers versatility when you need it.

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Product Features

  • ALWAYS READY: The Grizzly Creek is the perfect size for a hunting folding knife. The tip-up pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.
  • WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The Grizzly Creek is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly.
  • HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S30V stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The stabilized wood handle is more resistant to environmental hardships than natural wood, making it ideal for hunting.

High-quality: the cpm-s30v stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. the stabilized wood handle is more resistant to environmental hardships than natural wood, making it ideal for hunting. Well-designed: BENCHMADE's axis lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. the grizzly creek is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly. Always ready: the grizzly creek is the perfect size for a hunting folding knife. the tip-up pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Benchmade - Griptilian 551 Knife with CPM-S30V Steel, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Coated Finish, Black Handle
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Benchmade - Griptilian 551 Knife with CPM-S30V Steel, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Coated Finish, Black Handle

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COMFORTABLE: The 551's lightweight design and handle grips make it comfortable to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Product Features

  • VERSATILE: The Griptilian 551's drop-point utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday use, outdoor activities and even tactical applications.
  • HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S30V stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The glass-filled nylon handle is tough yet attractive, making it ideal for hard jobs and everyday carry.
  • WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The Griptilian 551 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly.

High-quality: the cpm-s30v stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. the glass-filled nylon handle is tough yet attractive, making it ideal for hard jobs and everyday carry. Well-designed: Benchmade's axis lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. the griptilian 551 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed single-handedly. Versatile: the griptilian 551's drop-point utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday use, outdoor activities and even tactical applications.

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Benchmade - Boost 590 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Gray and Black Handle, Made in The USA
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Benchmade - Boost 590 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Gray and Black Handle, Made in The USA

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VERSATILE: The Boost 590's drop-point, utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday carry.

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Product Features

  • WELL-DESIGNED: The Boost 590 is a fast-action assisted-opening knife. It can be opened and closed quickly with either hand.
  • HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S30V stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The Grivory and Versaflex dual durometer handle greatly increases grip while maintaining strength.
  • ALWAYS READY: The 590's quick, one-handed opening makes it easy to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

High-quality: the cpm-s30v stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. the grivory and versaflex dual durometer handle greatly increases grip while maintaining strength. Well-designed: the boost 590 is a fast-action assisted-opening knife. it can be opened and closed quickly with either hand. Always ready: the 590's quick, one-handed opening makes it easy to hold and use. the reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Benchmade - Mini Emissary 470-1 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Black Handle, Made in The USA
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Benchmade - Mini Emissary 470-1 Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Plain Edge, Satin Finish, Black Handle, Made in The USA

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COMFORTABLE: The 470-1's lightweight design and quick opening make it comfortable to hold and easy to use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Product Features

  • WELL-DESIGNED: The Emissary family features the AXIS Assist. The Mini Emissary 470-1 can be opened and closed quickly with either hand.
  • VERSATILE: The Mini Emissary 470-1's drop-point, utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday carry and use.
  • HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S30V stainless steel blade is well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The aluminum handle offers solid form and function at minimal weight.

Versatile: the mini emissary 470-1's drop-point, utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday carry and use. Well-designed: the emissary family features the axis assist. the mini emissary 470-1 can be opened and closed quickly with either hand. High-quality: the cpm-s30v stainless steel blade is well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. the aluminum handle offers solid form and function at minimal weight.

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Benchmade - 943 Knife, Plain Clip-Point Blade, Coated Finish, Plain Edge, Coated Finish, Made in the USA
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Benchmade - 943 Knife, Plain Clip-Point Blade, Coated Finish, Plain Edge, Coated Finish, Made in the USA

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COMFORTABLE: The 943's lightweight design makes it comfortable to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.

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Product Features

  • HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-S30V stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. The 6061-T6 aluminum handle offers solid form and function at minimal weight.
  • VERSATILE: The reverse tanto blade style is great for everyday applications and general utility. The 943 is one of Benchmade's top choices for everyday carry.
  • WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The 943 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed with one hand.

Versatile: the reverse tanto blade style is great for everyday applications and general utility. the 943 is one of Benchmade's top choices for everyday carry. High-quality: the cpm-s30v stainless steel blade is extremely well-balanced, offering superb edge qualities and rust resistance. the 6061-t6 aluminum handle offers solid form and function at minimal weight. Well-designed: Benchmade's axis lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. the 943 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed with one hand.

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Benchmade - Turret 980SBK, EDC Folding Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Coated,Manual Open, Made in the USA
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Benchmade - Turret 980SBK, EDC Folding Knife, Drop-Point Blade, Serrated Edge, Coated,Manual Open, Made in the USA

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AXIS LOCKING MECHANISM: Ensures safety and a smooth open and easy close; Reversible tip-up deep-carry pocket clip for ultimate accessibility

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Product Features

  • AN EVERY DAY WORKHORSE: Built for the long haul and designed with one of the strongest locks in Benchmade's history; Ideal folder for years of reliable use. A heavy duty, full-hand knife ideal for intense situations where a sure grip is needed; Add it to your EDC collection, backpack, survival kit and more
  • G10 HANDLE: Is made from a durable composite fiberglass soaked in resin; Highly resistant to heat and stands up to a range of harsh elements; Extremely durable and impervious to moisture
  • AMERICAN MADE CPM-S30V STEEL: For first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; Drop-point blade style is very versatile and user friendly; Available in satin or coated finish

G10 handle: is made from a durable composite fiberglass soaked in resin; highly resistant to heat and stands up to a range of harsh elements; extremely durable and impervious to moisture An every day workhorse: built for the long haul and designed with one of the strongest locks in Benchmade's history; ideal folder for years of reliable use. a heavy duty, full-hand knife ideal for intense situations where a sure grip is needed; add it to your edc collection, backpack, survival kit and more American made cpm-s30v steel: for first-rate edge retention and corrosion resistance; drop-point blade style is very versatile and user friendly; available in satin or coated finish

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