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S90V Shaman Carbon Fiber Sprint

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by marcus52AR, May 2, 2019.

  1. Nautique


    May 15, 2016
    Shows in stock for me.
  2. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    It says out of stock over the picture, but click on it, it will let you add to your cart.
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  3. on_the_edge

    on_the_edge Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2006
    That is so weird. Now it shows in stock for me, with no "out of stock" notation over the picture. Thanks for the help, gentlemen. :thumbsup:
  4. "Havoc"

    "Havoc" Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 20, 2016
    Decided to try an MXG Clip I had on-hand. I made the flat where it attaches the same thickness as the spyderco clip (used my micrometer) so I could reuse the factory screws. Then gave it a satin finish to match the blade. Not perfect by any means but helps keep the flow of the knife appealing. It’s a pocket clip, it’s going to get scratched up anyways. Tension is really good!

    I’ve always liked this clip on spyderco’s since it has the matching Spydie hole

  5. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    Mine is out for delivery!
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  6. "Havoc"

    "Havoc" Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 20, 2016
    You will love it! Enjoy :thumbsup:
  7. bearfacedkiller


    Jan 23, 2014

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  8. Kenpo149

    Kenpo149 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 25, 2016
    Does anyone know why the s90v cf shaman is selling like hotcakes on the secondary? Why are people offloading?
  9. 91bravo

    91bravo Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 2008
    To me the Shaman in the regular grip, puts the blade too far forward with that huge ricasso. Choked up in the finger choil, it feels right, but the regular grip feels nose heavy and the edge is too far forward to me. It took me 3 tries with the Shaman to realize it's not for me.
    MarriedTheMedic likes this.
  10. blame it on god

    blame it on god Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Feb 21, 2013
    How does the handle feel? Is it slick carbon fiber like the yojimbo?
  11. bearfacedkiller


    Jan 23, 2014
    I do not have the CF Yojimbo. I assume you mean the KW’s S90V Yojimbo?

    The Shaman CF is smooth without texturing but it has a matte finish. I would call it smooth but I wouldn’t call it slick, that is subjective though.
  12. Kenpo149

    Kenpo149 Gold Member Gold Member

    May 25, 2016
    I have a cf yojimbo and it feels like a sheet of glass.
  13. ScooterG

    ScooterG You mean Ireland? Yeah, it’s mine. Gold Member

    Mar 15, 2016
    Similar grip to the G-10 Shaman.
  14. Mako109

    Mako109 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 17, 2008
    I have the DLT CF 20CV Yojimbo and the Shaman CF S90V. The CF texture of both are nearly identical, however to me the Shaman feels just a bit slicker due to the greater chamfering.
  15. cistercian


    Apr 22, 2015
    I ordered one today. I should get it next week. It will be my first S90V blade!
    Talked to a friend today who got to talk to Sal and Eric at bladeshow!
    I was too busy to go...as usual. I want to thank them both for their great designs
    ...what a great company. I am really digging my Police 4 G10 with K390.

    Epic. What can I say...I love big blades!

    I am real excited about the Shaman...I can't wait to carry it!
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  16. cistercian


    Apr 22, 2015
    It turns out the knife was out of stock. I was told a month or 2.
    I canceled my order and bought a G10 Shaman from DLT.

    I was told the reason it showed in stock was they received new ones
    into inventory...then filled orders that were waiting.
    I fail...I fail hard.
  17. Cscotttsss

    Cscotttsss Basic Member Basic Member

    Mar 3, 2015
    I'm afraid I'll be in the same boat. I've not owned one yet as I'm waiting for the Cruwear/Micarta.
    Hopefully it will work for me as I've also never handled one.
  18. aboynamedsue

    aboynamedsue Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 10, 2015
    With Benchmade deep carry pocket clip.
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  19. "Havoc"

    "Havoc" Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 20, 2016
    Using the Para3 deep carry clip on the Shaman works really well! Puts the end of the clip right where u want it. I did not like the Shaman specific deep carry clip and the clip itself moved sided to side at the end (because Clip width is too thin) and hold strength was suspect. This one holds nicely with zero fear of falling out of the pocket.

    Last pick shows the cutout for the para3 hole which in no way causes any issues and you really cannot notice unless you look for it.



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  20. TenShun705

    TenShun705 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 13, 2016
    Shaman is one of my favorite models, the CF is gorgeous on this beauty:

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