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Best Looking Spyderco

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by T.L.E. Sharp, Nov 27, 2017.

  1. MacLaren1

    MacLaren1

    May 15, 2014
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  2. OzarkJoe

    OzarkJoe

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    Aug 31, 2017
    I think my favorite thing, and what truly seperates Spyderco from everyone else, is their ergonomics. They just feel right. Even their Byrd line, which isn’t made from as high quality materials, feels right.

    I love their expensive stuff and I love their budget stuff too. I’m giving my 12 yr old son a Byrd Meadowlark for Xmas. He loves the Byrd Robin I gave him but just wants something bigger. And when he gets a bit older I’ll buy him a Delica. Or I may gift him mine so I can buy something new. :D
     
  3. TwiceTheExcitement

    TwiceTheExcitement Gold Member Gold Member

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    Dec 8, 2016
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  4. Mr Blonde

    Mr Blonde

    Oct 12, 1998
    Yes it is, they were all handmade by Ed Schempp.
     
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  5. inkynate

    inkynate Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 4, 2010
    I don't have a great pic of mine, so I borrowed one from Evil D. The Sliverax blew me away as soon as I saw it:

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    Blacked out PM2 was also always one of my favorites. I just sold this one though, switched to the left hand version:

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  6. 4mer_FMF

    4mer_FMF Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 9, 2016
    One of my favorites! So much so that I just ordered my third!
     
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  7. MacLaren1

    MacLaren1

    May 15, 2014
    Oh yeah :D
    The Southard is definition of "Sleek" imo
    Congratz on your 3rd! This will be my 2nd.
     
  8. JD Spydo

    JD Spydo Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 20, 2004
    I respectfully beg to differ with the good Brother who started this thread>> because "beauty" is truly in the eye of the beholder. Spyderco has two models that I've always thought to be absolutely elegant. The one's I'm speaking of are the C-60 Ayoob model and the older classic JD Smith model. I've always had an affinity for both of those models and when I've showed them to my friends I've gotten a lot of really nice compliments.

    Two models that I think deserve honorable mention are the C-46 Lum Tanto folder ( the LUM FIXED BLADE too) and the C-57 Zowada are both also very elegant designs and models I've loved over the years.
     
  9. eon blue apocalypse

    eon blue apocalypse

    450
    Apr 11, 2015
    I love the aesthetics of the K2
     
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  10. bdmicarta

    bdmicarta

    Feb 16, 2012
    I used to think that the Sage 1 and 2 were the best looking Spyderco designs, even if they are too small for me, but I haven't studied all of the newer models. But my outlook on Spyderco is that "beauty is as beauty does", and the Spyderco design for function is what makes them beautiful to me.
     
  11. Mick_1KRR

    Mick_1KRR

    May 1, 2016
    For me its this one. And the military.
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  12. T.L.E. Sharp

    T.L.E. Sharp I support the 3rd amendment! Platinum Member

    Jun 30, 2016
    I'm all for some more k390. Especially on a Pattada. Will gladly preorder that one.
     
  13. The Deacon

    The Deacon

    Apr 27, 2003
    These would be my candidates:

    C27 Jess Horn...

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    Even the clip was a work of art...

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    Original Jigged Bone Kiwi...

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    Kopa, particularly the Cocobolo and Jigged Bone versions...

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    Schemmp Persian Sprint...

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    And, of course, this beauty that never made it to production...

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  14. Markous

    Markous

    258
    Sep 9, 2008
    Anything with a Military blade and carbon fiber handle :thumbsup:
     
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  15. pikemaster11

    pikemaster11

    91
    Dec 1, 2014
    I think the Military has a similar profile to a high end sports cat when closed and looks like a combination of performance, toughness, and elegance when open.

    I have the cf/ti handles and its gorgeous.
     
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  16. willywall

    willywall

    377
    Jun 21, 2016
    I really like the Slysz bowie. I'd say it's my favorite looking Spyderco, that blade shape is so cool.
     
  17. mcblades

    mcblades

    81
    Dec 6, 2014
    i havnt got any of them but ive always thought the sage 4, blue fluted ti military and the vilie ll were really nice
     
  18. Knifeoholic

    Knifeoholic

    Feb 8, 2016
    I actually laughed out loud :)
     
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  19. GB940Rookie

    GB940Rookie Gold Member Gold Member

    Apr 19, 2016
    The only problem is that they require high octane cat food.
     
  20. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    I think the Endura is a great looking blade...
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