Benchmade 15400 Mel Pardue Hunter Fixed 3.48" S30V Stonewashed Blade, OD/Black Striped Micarta Handles, Leather Sheath
BM15400: 15400 Pardue Hunter
The first custom collaboration in the Benchmade HUNT line, the Pardue Hunter is a compact, capable knife with a very subdued look. Mel Pardue brings years of hunting experience and practicality to the design of this all-around hunting fixed blade with bushcraft in its blood. If you're looking for something small that is a serious performer, the Pardue Hunter is a superb option for you.
- CPM-S30V premium stainless steel drop point blade (58-60HRC)
- Olive drab and black striped Micarta handles
- Pressure-fit rich leather sheath with integrated guard
- Blade Length: 3.48"
- Handle Length: 3.48"
- Overall Length: 7.96"
- Blade Material: CPM-S30V Stainless Steel
- Blade Thickness: 0.132"
- Blade Hardness: 59-61HRC
- Blade Style: Drop Point
- Blade Finish: Stonewash
- Handle Thickness: 0.57"
- Handle Material: Olive Drab and Black Striped Micarta
- Sheath Material: Leather
- Weight: 5.08 oz.
- Weight with Sheath: 7.10 oz.
- Designer: Mel Pardue
- Made in the USA
Leather is known for its durability and traditional appeal. When compared to Kydex it is preferred for its silence when bumped against other objects, as well as blade retention.
A hardened wear and corrosion resistant stainless steel developed in collaboration with Chris Reeve. It is known for its improved sharpness and toughness. This is a premium grade steel only used in high end knives. Composition: Carbon 1.45%, Chromium 14.00%, Vanadium 4.00%, Molybdenum 2.00%
Micarta is a compressed layered composite sealed within a thermosetting plastic which creates a strong, attractive material that is impervious to water.
This product is USA born and raised.