Benchmade 496 OD Green G10 Assisted Vector Flipper


  • Blade Length: 3.60″ (9.14 cm)
  • Closed Length: 4.82″ (12.24 cm)
  • Overall Length: 8.42″ (21.39 cm)
  • Blade Material: CPM-20CV Stainless Steel
  • Blade Thickness: 0.100″ (2.54 mm)
  • Blade Hardness: 59-61HRC
  • Blade Style: Drop Point
  • Blade Finish: Satin
  • Handle Thickness: 0.60″ (15.24 mm)
  • Handle Material: Contoured OD Green G10 with Aluminum Bolsters
  • Locking Mechanism: AXIS Lock
  • Pocket Clip: Deep-Carry Tip-Up, Right/Left
  • Weight: 4.50 oz. (127.57 g)
  • Designer: Benchmade
  • AXIS-Assist Mechanism
  • Made in the USA
SKU: bm496 Categories: ,


The 496 Vector is a detail-laden AXIS-Assist flipper that oozes style at every angle. This EDC will hang with the best of them, featuring Benchmade’s first compound grind blade crafted from CPM-20CV. Full stainless steel liners, a gray aluminum bolster, and dual-colored G10 handles provide strength and comfort to this unique design.
  • Smooth milled, contoured OD green G10 handle scales with white G10 pinstripe layer
  • Milled, contoured aluminum bolster
  • AXIS-Assist flipper mechanism with integrated safety
  • Black oxide; tip-up, deep carry pocket clip
  • CPM-20CV premium stainless steel blade (59-61HRC)
  • Drop point blade with compound grind; flat ground, wedge tip with hollow ground main