The Benchmade PAUL Knives are the perfect gentleman's knife. The wharncliffe blade features a plain edge and satin finished 420HC stainless steel. The handle features cocobolo wood, adding a warm look and feel! The Benchmade 250-1 is the smallest version in the Axial series.
The patented Axial locking mechanism makes the Benchmade 250-1 safe and strong. It was designed by world renowned custom knife maker, designer and aerospace engineer Paul W. Poehlmann. It has precision watch-like fit and finish on all of its components. The unique patented “Axial” locking system locks the blade in both the open and closed positions. The Paul 250-1 Knife is extremely safe for pocket carry with no fear of accidental opening in the pocket. Paul® Knives have always set the standard for high-quality folding knives. The precise operation of the axial locking mechanism has never been equaled by any other production knife.