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Benchmade Contego 810-1401, 3.9 in M390 Stainless Blade, Plain Edge

Suggested Retail: $230.00
Our Price: $179.95
You Save: $50.05
Knifeworks Exclusive
Item Number: BM810-1401-H-61
Manufacturer: Knifeworks Exclusive
Manufacturer Part No: 810

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Benchmade is known for manufacturing some of the best and most popular knives available on the market today. Benchmade has consistently led the pack in technological advances. With state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques with old school, custom knife-making skills has garnered them numerous prestigious awards, and the admiration of countless satisfied customers. The Benchmade 810 Contego design by Warren Osborne has been in the top selling knives in their line since it started. The durability and utility of this knife, as well as its aggressive Osborne design features and highly valued M390 blade steel make it a must-have.

Benchmade 810-1401 Contego™ OSBORNE DESIGN

Knifeworks Exclusive

AXIS® locking mechanism

Reverse tanto blade with ambidextrous thumb-stud openers

M390 steel blade (60-62HRC)

Milled blue/black G10 handle scales with stainless steel backspacer, full liners, and reversible deep carry tip-up pocket clip

Due to the layering of the 2 colors G10 and when machined, Each knife may be slightly different in color on the handle, One may have a little more blue or a little more black in the handle. We will not be able to go through and pick these out for preferred handles.

This is a unlimited run and will not be serialized.
Item Number: BM810-1401-H-61
Manufacturer: Knifeworks Exclusive
Manufacturer Part No: 810

Product Reviews

(355 Ratings, 32 Reviews) Average Rating:
Josip (Redwood City) 9/24/2015 5:17 PM
After carrying the regular M4 810BK for about a year of EDC, my biggest gripe was how the coating looked – scratched, faded, and very unappealing… You mix that with the painted pocket clip (which at that point looked like crap too), and the knife looked very poor. This was purely aesthetics of course. Performance of the M4 was great, however, I always worried about the possibilities of rust – especially where I live… When I saw that KW had a uncoated M390 version of my favorite knife, I damn near shat myself. – THANK YOU KW for offering this blade, and thank you BM for letting it happen! The 1401 hit the nail on the head with all the right materials and aesthetics *** KW – As long as you keep offering uncoated exclusives/LE’s, I will be a loyal customer for life*** Thanks again, Jo
Beautiful Exclusive
Lex Jung (Irvine, CA) 7/22/2015 11:42 PM
I recently went with the Knifeworks Exclusive 810-1401 over the regular 810 Contego and couldn't be happier. Knife arrived PERFECT. Rock solid lockup, perfect blade centering, fit and finish is just perfect. I purchased this 810-1401 personalized with my name because I knew I was going to keep it for life. I'm on the fence of ordering another one so I can EDC one! Excellent job Knifeworks and Benchmade! Thank you for a beautiful knife.
Solid knife.
Rob (VIrginia) 7/22/2015 10:15 AM
I'm not going to leave a review telling you how good the knife looks, as you can see that in the pictures. i bought this from the first batch 2 years ago i think it was, and the knife is still holding up wonderfully. i havent had to do anything other than a regular cleaning and oiling and its still just as good as the day i bought it. its held up well, and is worththe money.
B-Easy (Atlanta ) 5/30/2015 9:57 PM
I've had own and have handled tons of knifes so cheap as well as full custom... When I got my contego in hand, I could not believe how beautiful this knife was, how bold look, smooth it was in operation, I mean for the cost the is a wonderful piece to have in my collection. It's definitely not a knife I want to beat up on, but if I'm going out to chill or hangout this will definitely be in my rotation to carry. Thumbs up BM and Knife Works.
One badass knife.
Travis (Utah) 4/14/2015 9:39 PM
I have wanted a Contego for a couple years now, but never could afford one until recently. While doing research I kept coming across this model, but thought it was gonna be a lot more, and harder to get. Fortunately I was mistaken and bought one as soon as I could, and I'm glad things work out because this knife was made for me. This is my first "premium" blade and I feel it is worth every penny. Obviously comes razor sharp, but seems to have more potential by design. Knife Works definitely kicks ass for carrying such a beautiful blade. I ordered it on Friday morning and received it Monday. and shipping was free. Highly recommend this knife, and this company.