With its origins in the USA, Benchmade has gained a worldwide reputation for designing and creating knives of excellence. With an ambitious mission since 1987 to make the best knives in the world, they are committed to premium quality with their well-known motto: It’s Not a Knife. It’s Benchmade. Using the highest of highest-grade steels, for example, S30V and S90V they are so confident in what they do they offer a lifetime warranty. If you know your knives you will know Benchmade.