That is almost feather-light, and the knife will literally disappear in your pocket! The blade on the 940 is made of S30V premium stainless steel, one of the best steels available. It sharpens relatively easily but holds an edge remarkably well; after weeks of heavy usage, my Benchmade 940 is still sharp enough to shave with.
Operator: As with all the Benchmade knives, this has the Axis locking mechanism, which is one of the most reliable ways to keep a blade in place. It’s especially important in the 531 because the straight body of this knife is meant to provide plenty of leverage for doing hard labor, be it at your quaint little campsite or in the thick of battle.
The Flash family of knives feature SOG Assisted Technology™ (S.A.T.), which employs a powerful piston lock that is easily released with a sliding button. The Flash II (Partially Serrated) comes standard with glass-reinforced nylon (GRN) handle and 1/2 serrated blade.
Someone once said to Sal Glesser, Spyderco's owner, "You must design in the dark because your knives look so strange." True again. Our recognizable appearance is a result of designing ergonomic functional tools rather than applying lipstick and nylons to a pocketknife.
This Spyderco Endura knife has a purple FRN handle and a full-flat ground VG-10 stainless steel blade that is satin finished with a plain cutting edge. The Endura knife features a molded FRN (fiberglass reinforced nylon) handle with Bi-Directional texturing for traction and improved ergonomics.
Spyderco Tenacious Combo Edge Knife ... This mid-sized Tenacious Combo Edge Knife by Spyderco has a partially serrated and plain edge. A black G-10 laminate handle was added with prolonged fatigue-free cutting in mind. Tucked inside are skeletonized steel liners increasing the handle's rigidity and strength without adding non-functioning weight or bulky thickness. The 8Cr13Mov stainless blade ...