A durable well made knife doesn't have to weigh you down. At less than 2 ounces, the Pardue is extremely lightweight but makes no compromises when it comes to performance. Benchmade's AXIS lock keep the blade secure when open and dual ambidextrous thumb studs make it lightning fast to deploy. The Benchmade 530 Pardue Lightweight AXIS Lock knife features the AXIS locking mechanism which keeps the blade nice and tight when in the open position. Made with a modified spear point blade of 154CM stainless steel, the blade is opened manually with the ambidextrous dual thumb stud opener. The handle is built for comfort and grip. Made of Grivory, the handle scales are above 420J stainless steel liners. Also the 530 Pardue knife has a reversible stainless steel clip. This is a great every day carry knife, strong enough for heavy duty use but light enough so it doesn't weigh you down. The Benchmade 530 folding knife is an excellent knife to carry around for every day, normal activites. This is a very versatile and lightweight folding knife, which makes it very easy to keep on you for anytime you might need a trusty pocket knife. The Benchmade 530 folding knife is an updated version for Benchmade’s previous 530 model that was designed by famed knife maker Mel Pardue. The Benchmade 530 folding knife has endured through the years, and remained a popular Pardue design with all kinds of buyers. You do not need to be an ardent and die-hard hunter or fisherman, or even an enthusiastic outdoorsman to enjoy and reap the benefits of owning the versatile and useful Benchmade 530 folding knife.There have been some good updates to the features of the Benchmade 530 folding knife that have made this knife even better than ever. The most notable new facet of the latest model of the Benchmade 530 folding knife is the Benchmade patented AXIS locking system that promotes safety for the user by ensuring the blade does not inadvertently open or close. AXIS also locks the blade of the Benchmade 530 folding knife into place when it is deployed. This also adds to the better quality and functionality of the Benchmade 530 folding knife.And some already great things about the Benchmade 530 folding knife have stayed the same. The handle style has not changed, and is still long and slim (also called “coffin” style). The handle of the Benchmade 530 folding knife is easy to hold, and its thin design makes it easy to carry around in your pocket. The thumb studs of the Benchmade 530 folding knife that are used to open the knife are positioned for both right and left-handed users to easily deploy the blade.The blade of the Benchmade 530 folding knife is also the same as the previous models; it is made of stainless steel and is as strong and sharp as ever. The spear point blade of the Benchmade 530 is durable and reliable, and remains razor sharp for a long time. The Benchmade 530 folding knife is incredibly lightweight; at not even two ounces in weight, you probably will not ever even feel this knife in your pocket. Thin is in with this sub two ounce folder. AXIS locking mechanismModified spear-point blade with ambidextrous dual thumb-stud opener154CM stainless steel blade (58-61HRC)Grivory handle scales with 420J stainless steel liners and a reversible steel pocket clip Blade Length: 3.25"Blade Thickness: 0.090"Handle Thickness: 0.370"Blade Material: 154CM Stainless SteelBlade Hardness: 58-60HRCBlade Style: Modified Spear-Point; Ambidextrous Thumb-StudsWeight: 1.88oz.Pocket Clip: Black, Reversible, Tip-UpLock Mechanism: AXISOverall Length: 7.42"Closed Length: 4.17"Sheath Material: Sold SeparatelyClass: Blue Color: Black/Steel. eCop! Thanks you for your business. MFG MPN: 530 UPC: 6.10953E+11 MPN: BM-530
Pros: Light and Sharp
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