Benchmade Mediator Auto – S90V Reverse Tanto Blade – Black G10 Handle – 8551BK

Original price was: $320.00.Current price is: $288.00.

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Benchmade 8551BK Mediator AUTO

A tactical knife doesn’t always need to be overbuilt to serve its purpose. Taking the best from some of our favorite legacy designs, the 8551BK Mediator is Benchmade’s latest push-button automatic. With milled chevron-pattern G10 handles and a CPM-S90V reverse tanto blade, the Mediator is a sleek switchblade with lightning-fast action and a top-notch aesthetic.


  • Push-button automatic
  • Black Cerakote CPM-S90V super premium stainless steel reverse tanto blade (59-61HRC)
  • Milled G10 handle scales with barrel spacer construction
  • Mini deep carry pocket clip


  • Blade Length: 3.30″ (8.38 cm)
  • Blade Thickness: 0.115″ (2.921 mm)
  • Handle Thickness: 0.52″ (13.21 mm)
  • Blade Material: CPM-S90V Stainless Steel, Black Cerakote
  • Blade Hardness: 59-61HRC
  • Blade Style: Reverse Tanto
  • Weight: 2.89 oz. (81.93 g)
  • Pocket Clip: Deep Carry (Tip-Up, Right/Left Carry)
  • Lock Mechanism: AXIS Lock
  • Overall Length: 7.75″ (19.69 cm)
  • Closed Length: 4.45″ (11.30 cm)
  • Class: Black
  • Made in the USA

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs




Benchmade Knife Company, Inc. was founded in California in 1988 and moved to Oregon in 1990. Benchmade's breaking new ground in the manufactured knife markets by using non-traditional materials and modern manufacturing methods in not only building knives better but, inevitably building better knives. Benchmade employs a simple philosophy: "Make it cool, make it solid, make it happen and definitely make it Benchmade."