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Precido

by Benchmade, Pardue, Mel

SKU 1054325

Date Added 09/22/2022

# Available 1

Price $175.00

Overview

This Mel Pardue design is a liner lock with Mother-of-Pearl scales and titanium liners. Blade is satin finished. Very nice small pocket folder that's very lightweight. Great lockup, no blade play, excellent detent and seating. Light oxidation is visible on the blade otherwise the knife is in good condition.  

Product Details

Blade Length 2.375

Overall Length 5.875

Closed Length 3.5

Weight (oz) 1.51

Source Previously owned

Additional Specs

Blade Details Drop Point, Has Serrations

Handle Material Metallic, Pearl

About the Maker

Benchmade
Benchmade

"Our founder, Les deAsis, began building handmade custom Bali-Songs in the 1980s. The success of these custom Bali’s spurred the creation of the first production Bali-Song®: The model 68. Benchmade Knife Company was born in 1987, driven to produce product in the US and with a strong commitment to product availability, quality, and customer relationships. Today, we continue to focus on innovation, customer needs, responsible business ethics and operations to bring the highest quality products to the world’s elite."

Pardue, Mel
Pardue, Mel

"I started making knives in 1957 and also worked with several engineering companies and continued making knives part time during this period. In 1974, I had the opportunity to join the Knifemakers guild and serve as an apprentice for two years. In the third year, I was voted in as a voting member of the Knifemakers guild, and after a few years I was elected as a director of the guild. After serving this position for several years, I was elected as the vice president of the Knifemakers guild, and served in these positions for a total of 35 years. I also have worked with Benchmade Knife Company for 24 years as a knife designer. Benchmade has manufactured many of my designs and currently continues to do so. Over the last 22 years, I have had the opportunity to teach knife making classes at the American Bladesmith School in Arkansas, and also at the Tannerhill symposium in Alabama. I have also taught many knifemakers in my shop. In 2019, I was inducted into the Knifemakers Hall of Fame at the blade show in Atlanta, Georgia." Mel Passed away in 2022.

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