Benchmade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous Review

The Benchmade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous knife is designed by Ken Steigerwalt. The knife is great for everyday carry and with its Nitrous spring assisted mechanism allows the user to open it with just one hand quite easily. With a simple nudge you will use this knife so you can expect effortless use and quick use with its quick action blade. It locks really securely though so you don’t have to worry about having an accident. 
Benchmade 890SBK TORRENT Nitrous - Range Master Tactical GearThe blade of the knife is 154 cm and the knife features a right handed thumb stud. the body of the knife is black with over steel liners on its G-10 handles. It features a pocket clip that allows you to store it deep in your pocket as well as a lanyard hole if you prefer to have it on your chest. The Benchmade 890SBK has a black partially serrated modified drop point  blade. 
The knife features the patented Nitrous assisted opening which is the reason it is called the Benchmade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous. There are two torsion arms along the handle which fully engage once you open the knife 30 degrees and locks the handle and blade into the open position. The blade is kept in place when open thanks to the modified locking liner. There is a stress bent liner bar that springs into place just behind the tang so the blade can be locked in place until the user chooses to physically push to the side. 
Your first try at one handed operation my be a bit tricky if it is your first ever try but with some practice you will get it and will be able to use your knife more efficiently. The American made 154CM steel blade on the Benchade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous provides superior blade strength and durability. It is also corrosion resistant and does a great job at keeping an edge. 
The BK1 coating gives the knife a matte look which reduces glare and improves the corrosion resistance of the knife. The corrosion protection offered by the knife is so great that it surpasses ASTM-117 specifications for saltwater! Now that is simply amazing. 

Benchmade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous Features

  • Matte black BK1 coating
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Exceeds ASTM-117 specifications for saltwater
  • Scratch resistant
  • Black G10 handle
  • Handles with scales
  • Tip down carry
  • 3.6 inch blade
  • 8.2 inches in length open
  • 4.6 inches in length closed
  • 0.1 inch blade thickness
  • 0.6 inch handle thickness
  • Nitrous Assist Mechanism
  • Modified locking liner
  • Drop point blade
  • Thumb stud opener
  • 154 cm stainless steel blade
  • 58-61 HRC
  • Lanyard hole
  • Ambidextrous design
  • 3.5 ounces
  • Blue class knife

The Benchmade 890SBK Torrent Nitrous doesn’t have a lot of reviews at the moment but it does have good reveiws. From the description and features of this knife alone you can be certain that it is made with the highest standards and that it provides good value for money  But for many the lack of reviews will have them looking elsewhere. If you are one of those, check out our knife selection here at Range Master Tactical Gear today.

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