A Benchmade Classic upgraded with a G10 Handle and Premium Steel, The 551-1 Griptilian Folding Knife is a beautiful, well-designed knife that feels like it belongs in your hand. With every single cut the CPM-20CV Stainless Steel will remain extremely sharp and will hold an edge well beyond any knife that you have previously owned! The textured G10 Handle will give you ample support and grip as you use this knife no matter what conditions your hands may be in.
This is the knife of choice, and there was a reason the the Benchmade Griptilian was one of the best selling and well sought after knife in the industry!
Currently this is the First Production model which is the 435th out of 1000 specially released!
Make sure to take advantage of Benchmades LifeSharp program which enables you to send your knife back to them on the off-season and they will completely gut and sharpen the knife back to it's factory condition!
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