The newest limited edition Gold Class knife from Benchmade has arrived. The Gold Class 531-131 Pardue Design. Limited to just 70 pieces worldwide, this knife designed by the legendary craftsman, Mel Pardue, features a machined titanium handle, a DLC coated S90V blade, and anodized Timascus onlays. Made in the USA.
Let’s take a look at the Tale of the Tape for the Pardue 531-131.
Patented Axis lock mechanism
NEW drop-point DLC coated crowned S90V (HRC 59-61) blade
DLC coated machined titanium handles
DLC coated split arrow reversable pocket clip
Anodized Timascus onlays
70 Piece Limited Edition
Blade Length: 3.25″
Blade Thickness: 0.090″
Handle Thickness: 0.37″
Blade Material: DLC Coated S90V
Blade Hardness: 59-61 HRC
Blade Style: Drop Point
Pocket Clip: DLC coated split arrow reversable pocket clip
Lock Mechanism: Axis® lock mechanism
Overall Length: 7.42″
Closed Length: 4.17″
Mel Pardue is the senior designer for Benchmade Knives. His 25+ years of experience shows in this beautiful display of simplicity and elegance. His designs are practical and functional.
If you are interested, get your order in as soon as possible. Benchmade is known for making some of the best knives in the world, with their Gold Class being the the epitome of quality and style. With only 70 being made, this will not be around long.