When it comes to all-round functionality, you can’t beat the Griptilian®. There are more shapes, sizes and colors available in the Griptilian® than any other product family from Benchmade. Super-strong Axis® Lock for right- or left-handed use, a terrific and faithful every day carry in two sizes: standard Griptilian® (blade length 8.8cm, weight 107-118g) and MiniGriptilian® (blade length 7.4cm, weight 76-82g).
NEW for 2019 – Now featuring CPM-S30V Premium Stainless Blade Steel, with an excellent balance of corrosion resistance, strength and edge qualities.
Composition: Carbon 1.45%, Chromium 14.00%, Vanadium 4.00%, Molybdenum 2.00%. Vanadium carbides give the steel a very refined and homogenous grain, further improving the sharpness and toughness, while remaining relatively easy to maintain an edge.
The 551 Griptilian® featuring S30V is available in satin plain blade (551-S30V), satin part serrated blade (551S-S30V), black plain blade (551BK-S30V), black part serrated blade (551SBK-S30V), black plain blade with olive drab handle (551BKOD-S30V), black part serrated blade with olive drab handle (551SBKOD-S30V), black plain blade with sand handle (551BKSN-S30V), black part serrated blade with sand handle (551SBKSN-S30V), and satin plain blade with orange handle (551-ORG-S30V).
Overall Length Open: 205 mm
Overall Length Closed: 118 mm
Blade Length: 88 mm
Blade Thickness: 2.92 mm
Style: Axis® Lock, Black Coated Part Serrated Blade, Drop point
Hardness: 58-60 HRC
Handle Material: Nylon, Olive Drab colour, Stainless Steel liners
Weight: 110 Grams
Made in: USA
Product Code: B551SBKSOD-S30V