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- Overall: 7.85"
- Blade: 3.4" CPM-MagnaCut, DLC Stonewash Drop Point
- Handle: 4.45" Ivory G10
- Weight: 3.47oz
- Clip: Tip-Up; Right Hand/Left Hand
- Mechanism: Push-Button Automatic
- Action: Automatic Side-Opening
- Safety: Integrated Slide Button Lock
- Made in the USA
- Model: 4300BK-03
Introducing the all new for 2023, updated generation Benchmade CLA (Composite Lite Auto) Automatic Folding Knife, a versatile and reliable tool designed for everyday carry. With its sleek design and high-performance features, the CLA is ready to tackle any task that comes your way.
Measuring at an overall length of 7.85 inches, the CLA boasts a 3.4-inch drop-point blade featuring the newest premium and popular CPM-MagnaCut in a DLC Battlewash finish, which adds a touch of stealth and corrosion resistance, ensuring long-lasting durability. The blade's drop-point shape provides excellent control and versatility, making it suitable for a wide range of cutting tasks.
The handle of the CLA has been fine-tuned from its original. It is crafted from an Ivory G10 material and measures in at 4.45 inches. G10 is known for its exceptional strength and lightweight properties, making it an ideal choice for a rugged and reliable handle. The textured surface offers a secure grip, even in wet or slippery conditions, providing confidence and control during use.
Weighing in at just 3.47 ounces, the CLA is lightweight and comfortable to carry, making it an excellent choice for everyday use. The push-button automatic mechanism allows for quick and effortless deployment, ensuring rapid access to the blade whenever needed, while the enlarged actuation button with integrated safety enhances ease of use and ease of mind, even in high-stress situations.
As a testament to Benchmade's commitment to quality and craftsmanship, the CLA is proudly made in the USA. Each knife undergoes rigorous testing and inspection to ensure it meets the highest standards of excellence.
The CLA is a versatile and reliable tool that excels in various situations. Whether you need a reliable everyday carry knife or a go-to tool for outdoor adventures, the CLA is up to the task. Its compact size and powerful performance make it a dependable companion for enthusiasts, professionals, and anyone who appreciates a well-designed and high-quality folding knife.
Experience the precision and reliability of Benchmade with the CLA Automatic Folding Knife. With its exceptional build quality, ergonomic design, and smooth deployment, it's the perfect companion for your everyday adventures
The original Composite Lite Auto (CLA) was Benchmade's first G10 automatic.