Benchmade 495 VectorThe new 2018 Benchmade 495 Vector is an everyday carry, AXIS® Assist flipper that Benchmade is taking in a new direction with G10 handles, stainless steel liners, and expressive styling.  Let’s take a look at the details.

Benchmade 495 Vector Features

  • CPM-S30V premium stainless steel (58-60HRC) spear point blade
  • Blade Length: 3.6”
  • Thickness: 2.54mm
  • Black contoured G10 with stainless steel liners
  • AXIS® Assist flipper with integrated safety
  • Reversible tip-up silver deep-carry pocket clip
  • Closed Length 4.82″
  • Overall Length 8.42″
  • Weight 4.11oz

Here’s what Benchmade says about the Vector

“G10, stainless liners and expressive styling take the AXIS® Assist flipper in a new direction.”

The Benchmade 495 Vector is available for pre-order right now at Smoky Mountain Knife Works ( You can pre-order yours by clicking any of the links in this article or the button below.

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