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Benchmade 490 Assisted Opening

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Benchmade 490 Arcane S90V Steel - Assisted - Axis-Lock Folding Knife
Benchmade 490 Arcane S90V Steel - Assisted - Axis-Lock Folding Knife
Benchmade 490 Arcane S90V Steel - Assisted - Axis-Lock Folding Knife
Benchmade 490 Arcane S90V Steel - Assisted - Axis-Lock Folding Knife

Benchmade 490 Assisted Opening

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The Benchmade 490 Arcane flipper blends Benchmade's famous AXIS Assist deploying system with an integrated safety lock. Measuring a length total of 7.72 inches and weighing just 2.88 ounces, the 490 Amicus is a powerful everyday and tactical carry flipper.

The stainless steel S90V blade is 3.2 inches long, with plain edge for simple and smooth cutting and slicing and a satin finish to reduce glare from the blade, as well as hide nicks and scratches. The drop-point profile of the blade creates a strong tip, which supports the Amicus's ease in control for the user when directing the blade while cutting, slicing, or piercing through various materials. Made with American-made CPM-S90V stainless steel, the blade has a Rockwell Hardness of 59-61. The S90V steel provides the user with excellent edge retention, toughness, and strength.

The 4.52-inch long and .48 inch thick handle is made with hard anodized black 7075-T6 aluminum, which gives the Amicus its sleek design and lightweight feel, without decreasing its strength or durability on the field. The handle features a reversible tip-up pocket clip for deep carry and includes a lanyard hole for an alternative carry on a belt. The handle features Benchmade's AXIS Assist with safety, which engages the tang portion of the knife blade when opened, and allows for ambidextrous use.

Overall, the USA-made Benchmade 490 Arcane Flipper is a great high-end knife, available through KnifeArt. By ordering through us, you are guaranteed an authentic Amicus at its best quality. With our same business day and free US shipping, you'll receive your knife quickly. We back all our knives with our customer satisfaction policy, which promises you only the best, or your money back.

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5  Itís a Benchmade!, August 30, 2021Benchmade 490 Arcane S90V Steel - Assisted - Axis-Lock Folding Knife
Posted By: Dhoff - verified customer

These knives are well made and solid. The steel takes an edge and holds it. Benchmade makes a crest edc companion. My others have done everything Iíve asked and are still doing whatís expected. I should review this one in 5 years. But for now, Iíll say, itís a Benchmade

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5  Perfect pocket knife, September 1, 2016Benchmade 490 Amicus S90V Steel - Axis Lock Folding Knife
Posted By: Linda - verified customer
2 people found this review helpful

Great knife, super easy and fast transaction. Thanks again KnifeArt

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