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Benchmade 9400 Automatic Knife (940 Auto) – Overview and Review

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22 replies on “Benchmade 9400 Automatic Knife (940 Auto) – Overview and Review”

I just grabbed my 9400 and I noticed mine is darker in fact the color matched up exactly with my 940. My guess is that 9400 is a first production they charged the ano to make it stand out. But BM does so weird stuff sometimes. The 940-2 dosen't have the typical V shape behind the pivot it's more of a lazy U. It's probably something nobody ever noticed but once you see it, it will bug the hell out of you.

Hey Metal, I think the gentleman's name is Troy from Beanchmade he said because it the 20th anniversary of the 940 they kept the 9400 in its original colors, if i herd the interview right. So maybe that's the reason. Hope that helps :))

Auto knives are illegal in the people’s republic of Pennsylvania. Probably wouldn’t get one anyway, we are pretty chill on butterfly knives at least.

I knew they were going to do something different with this model this year.. what a great choice.. I agree with MC bit pricey but then it is Benchmade. They seem to push the price envelope. I like this. Green and purple not my usual knife choice. I would get this if I had the money. Thanks Triple E for loaning this.

I hate their color scheme so much I bought a 940 and a 943 and swapped it… I could not take it… benchmades color schemes kill me… I didn’t get a griptilian until they got rid of the noryl gtx / valox and gray blue g10 in the custom knife shop builder…

I looked on knife up and now in Missouri switchblade automatic type knives are legal used to be only legal inside your home.

Such a great automatic knife. If your knife laws allow it would look snazzy and be a great knife for years to come

I don’t really use my Instagram much for knives but I am giving this knife away on my YouTube channel right now! Great review!

I love automatic knife but silly canada don't allow them. funny enough I got some knifes that probably open faster than auto's 😆 🤣

I've been really excited about this one. Checked one out in store at my local shop and it felt solid as a rock. Still don't know if I would take this one or the Mediator though!

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