Benchmade Patents

Benchmade Knife Co., Inc. (Benchmade) believes that investing in the best research and design in the industry leads to the development of superior products. In accordance with Section 287(a) of Title 35 of the United States Code, the reader is hereby placed on notice of Benchmade’s rights in the United States Patents listed on this site and associated with the following products. In addition to the patents listed below, additional patents may be pending in the US and elsewhere.

7505 – 7505 Products using the 7505 lock may be covered under United States Patent 9527218.

APB – 665, 6800 Products using APB locks may be covered under United States Patent 9815213.

AUTOCRAT – 3400 Products may be covered by pending patents.

AUTOMATIC – 2550, 2551, 3150, 3200, 3550, 3551, 4300, 4400, 7505, 9050, 9051, 9052, 9070, 9100, 9101, 9400, 9500, 9501, 9600, 9750 Products using automatic locks may be covered under United States Patent 7278213.

AXIS® ASSIST – 407, 427, 470, 477, 490, 495, 496, 580, 581, 583, 585, 586, 587, 590, 591, 595 Products using AXIS Assist locks may be covered under one or more of the following United States Patents: 7748122, 8171645, 8375590, and 8572851.

AXIS ASSIST SAFETY - 495, 496 Products using a safety may be covered by a pending patent.

BAILOUT – 537 Products may be covered by a pending patent.

CIGAR CUTTERS – Cigar Cutters may be covered by a pending patent.

DUAL ACTION AXIS – 5400 Products using Dual Action AXIS locks may be covered under United States Patent 9862104.

DUAL TAPER RELEASE – 14410, 14411 Products using a Dual Taper Release may be covered under United States Patent 8646184.

HOOK DESIGN - 7 Products using hooks may be covered under United States Patents D549561 and D553482.

INDRAFT – Products using InDraft technology may be covered under one or more of the following United States Patents: 6732436 and 6789323.

LEVITATOR – 310, 3100 Products using Levitator locks may be covered under one or more of the following United States Patents: 6550832 and 6675484.

LINER LOCK/MONOLOCK – 340, 385, 755, 757, 760, 761, 320, 425, 426, 440, 601, 630, 635, 690, 740, 745, 756, 762, 765, 905, 910, 928 Products using Liner Locks and Monolocks may be covered under United States Patent 7278213.

MAGNETIC LATCH – 85, 87 Products with a magnetic latch and bearing construction may be covered under United States Patent 10377047.

MEATCRAFTER – 15500 Products may be covered by pending patents.

MOLLE SHEATH – 7 Products using a MOLLE Sheath may be covered under United States Patent 10603804.

NAK-LOK – 480, 482, 483 Products using Nak-Loks may be covered under United States Patent 8261633.

NITROUS – 790, 890, 906, 907, 912, 913 Products using Nitrous technology may be covered under United States Patents 7278213.

OPPOSING BEVEL – 365, 591, 916, 9160 Products using an Opposing Bevel may be covered under United States Patent D686900.

OPTION – 365 Products using an Option Lock may be covered under United States Patent 10661457.

OTF – 3300, 3310, 3320, 3321, 3350 Products using Out the Front technology may be covered under one or more of the following United States Patents: 7305769 and 7562455.

PRESIDIO® II – 570-1/575-1 Products may be covered by a pending patent.

SOCP – 176, 178, 179 Products using Greg Thompson’s designs may be covered under United States Patent D697577.

 

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