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Benchmade 4300BK CLA Auto - Black Blade

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Benchmade's first auto offering with G10 handles, the CLA (Composite Lite Auto) is extremely light weight but retains Benchmade's legendary toughness. The Benchmade 4300BK CLA Auto has a black blade with a plain (non-serrated) edge.
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The Benchmade 4300 CLA has a 3.40" Drop Point 154CM stainless steel blade. Black G-10 Handle, radiused, chamfered & polished for a snag free grip. The Benchmade 4300 CLA has a reversible tip up deep carry pocket clip, allowing for left or right side carry; the pocket clip is attached with star bits and can be removed by using the Benchmade Blue Box tool kit. A lanyard hole is also provided for alternative retention devices.

Available in four configurations:

  • 4300 - Silver Blade, Plain Edge
  • 4300S - Silver Blade, Partially Serrated
  • 4300BK - Black Blade Plain Edge
  • 4300SBK - Black Blade, Partially Serrated
Benchmade 4300 CLA Composite Lite Auto
Blade Length: 3.40"
Blade Thickness: 0.114"
Handle Thickness: 0.490"
Blade Material: 154CM Stainless Steel
Blade Hardness: 58-61HRC
Blade Style: Drop-Point
Weight: 3.47oz.
Pocket Clip: Tip-Up, Black, Reversible
Lock Mechanism: Push-Button
Overall Length: 7.85"
Closed Length: 4.45"
Sheath Material: Sold Separately
How to Use

OPENING: Release safety by moving from front to rearward position. Push firing button. When knife is open, release firing button then move safety to front position.

CLOSING: Move safety from forward to rearward position. Depress and hold firing button. Make certain nothing is in the path of the knife blade, then with other hand, close the knife. Maintain positive control of the knife blade with the closing hand at all times; release the firing button when the knife is in the closed position and ensure the knife is locked closed before releasing the blade. Move the safety to the forward position.