COMFORTABLE: The 496's lightweight design and contoured handle make it comfortable to hold and use. The reversible pocket clip offers ultimate accessibility.
HIGH-QUALITY: The CPM-20CV (59-61 HRC) stainless steel blade has exceptional edge retention while still maintaining great strength and toughness. The carbon fiber handle is strong and lightweight, making it easy to take anywhere.
WELL-DESIGNED: Benchmade's AXIS lock is exceptionally strong and fully ambidextrous. The 496 is a manual knife that can be opened and closed with one hand.
VERSATILE: The Vector 496's drop-point, utility blade style and all-around functionality make it ideal for everyday carry and use.
GUARANTEED FOR LIFE: Benchmade's limited Lifetime Warranty and LifeSharp Service keeps your knife in the best condition. If your knife needs repair or sharpening, Benchmade will take care of it. Available for knives purchased from an authorized dealer.