This is actually one of the hunting knives that come with a variety in both sizes. It comes in the variety of mini and serrated but this review will only concentrate on the mini. Although the Benchmade 585 Mini Barrage comes with a small blade of about 2.9 inches it is constructed using the 154CM stainless steel which makes it strong and equipped for its hunting field functions. It is also considered the smallest folding hunting knives in the market because when folded it measures only 4.75 inches and when open it measures 8.35 inches. The total weigh for this knife is 4.20 ounces which is a fair package for any avid hunter.
The Benchmade 585 Mini Barrage has an axis lock mechanism which ensures it is quick to deploy and easy to hide. Its thumb studs are ambidextrous and also come with a reversible pocket clip that ensures improved performance. This knife is well structured which allows it to remain in place during hunting exercises and comes with its safety on the back. When it comes to durability this knife is one of the most trusted and this is evident with the edge which is known to hold well even with repeated use.
The Benchmade 585 Mini Barrage limitations arise from the handle which may be considered to be of another knife considering it’s of low grade. This is despite the fact that this knife has a high quality blade and lock mechanisms. In avid hunters circles this knife is considered a favorite of many that is why every purchase of the knife is successful. It is also a good hunting companion that you should consider but it is actually not the greatest hunting knife on the list