The Benchmade Bedlam 860 series knife is one of Benchmade Knives largest folding knives. The Benchmade 860 series knives have the very popular and exclusive Axis lock locking mechanism. The Axis lock is a great ambidextrous design, perfect for right and left handed operation of the knife. The lock is also rock solid in the open position. The Benchmade Bedlam 860 utilizes an American made steel blade. Stainless 154CM blade (58-61HRC) is a premium grade stainless steel that offers amazing corrosion resistance, superior toughness and fantastic edge quality and edge retention.
The Benchmade Bedlam 860 has dual thumb studs for easy right or left hand operation. The Bedlam also has some great user friendly features such as, filed thumb rest on the blade spine for a secure grip and a lanyard hole in the handle. The pocket clip on the Bedlam 860 can be mounted for right or left pocket carry. The Benchmade 860 is designed as a blade tip up carry folding knife. Black G-10 handle scales are organically textured in such a way that gives a very secure and tight grip. With a blade length of 4 inches and and overall length of 9.76 inches, this is a serious knife for serious situations.