Benchmade 183 Fixed Contego Knife
Benchmade 183 Fixed Contego Knife

Knife manufacturers Benchmade have released another knife designed by renowned knifemaker Warren Osborne. New for 2014, the Benchmade 183 Contego is a fixed blade knife with a reverse tanto blade. Machined from CPM-S30V premium stainless steel, the blade has a length of 4.97 inches and a thickness of 0.164 inches. Similar to its folding predecessor, the 810 Contego, the 183 Contego is a tough, reliable knife perfect for tactical use.

The smooth and contoured handle, which has a length of 5.21 inches and a thickness of 0.62 inches, is made from G10 composite. What’s more, the 183 Fixed Contego Knife has an overall length of 10.18 inches. The knife also comes with a multiple position, molded Kydex sheath with an adjustable detent. Latin for “protect” or “shield,” the Contego fixed-blade knife is a tough, durable weapon suitable for a number of different applications. Manufacturer suggested retail price for this new product is either $195 or $210, depending on the finish. It is available with a Plain or ComboEdge/Satin or Black Finish Blade. See below for additional details.

Features: Benchmade 138 Fixed Contago Knife

-Knife Type: Fixed Blade
-Blade Length: 4.97 inches
-Blade Thickness: 0.164 inches
-Handle Thickness: 0.620 inches
-Blade Material: S30V Premium Stainless Steel
-Blade Hardness: 58-60HRC
-Blade Style: Reverse Tanto
-Handle Length: 5.21 inches
-Handle Thickness: 0.62 inches
-Handle Material: G10
-Weight: 7.14 ounces
-Pocket Clip: No Clip
-Lock Mechanism: Fixed
-Brand: Benchmade
-Model: 183
-Designer: Osborne
-Overall Length: 10.18 inches
-Sheath Material: Multi-Position Molded Kydex w/ Adjustable Detent
-Class: Black
-Made In USA

Benchmade is a world renowned knife manufacturing company which began in 1979 in California. Moving to Clackamas, Oregon in 1990, the company sells quality knives and safety cutters, accessories & tools, clothing/apparel, and much more. To learn more information about the 183 Fixed Contego Knife and other products manufactured by Benchmade, please visit

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