Posted February 21, 2012 by Nick
Enter another limited edition knife from Benchmade, the 746-1201 Mini Onslaught. Exclusively available to attending dealers of the 2012 Shot Show, the 746-1201 features major upgrades to the mini Onslaught introduced in 2011. It keeps the same wicked tactical blade shape, now with D2 tool steel, perfectly centered between handsome carbon fiber scales. The knife is accented with black coated hardware, liners, and AXIS lock mechanism, plus beautiful blue anodized barrel spacers. Limited production of 500 pieces, all knives are individually numbered on the blade. You can see this at www.knifecenter.com.
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Bob Lum’s first AXIS lock design embodies strength and smoothness. It features a 3.45″ blade made with D2 tool steel and an AXIS lock mechanism. The modified clip point blade has ambidextrous thumb-hole openers. Handles are black carbon fiber with black 420J stainless steel liners. This is a beautiful design from one of the great all time knife makers, rest in peace Bob.
The Mini Onslaught is a smaller version of the 2010 Academy of Excellence Knife of the Year. Shooting Industry Academy of Excellence presented the award to Benchmade Knife Company for the model 741 Onslaught. The awards were presented at the Shooting Industry Masters event on July 23rd in Grand Island, Nebraska.
“Benchmade is honored to receive such a prestigious award and be recognized for our American-made products and high-quality manufacturing,” says Les de Asis, CEO and Founder of Benchmade Knife Company.