What knife would you have Spyderco build for you if...

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Flatlander1963, Nov 7, 2010.

  1. Rob_Angerer

    Rob_Angerer Gold Member Gold Member

    Jul 30, 2008
    For defense carry: An overbuilt, and high quality build of a CQC8... with compression lock. Don't care too much about steel, just make it a "top quartile" stainless with a black coating and a symmetrical grind.

    Utility: A Military-ish folder with a better handle-to-blade length ratio, a full flat grind but with a much stouter grind in the tip area (which would require a revised set of grind lines). S90V or S110V at Rc61 or harder.
  2. JW Knives

    JW Knives

    Feb 22, 2011
    Would be an Endura blade shape with a Military style handle.....Black G 10 and a stone wash finish
  3. thejamppa


    Aug 20, 2009
    small Utility blade like Spyderco cat with Elmax steel blade and compression lock, completely over built but nice with deep carry clip and g10 handles. Or sprint run of Spyderco Cat with White G10 handles and M4 / m390 blade would be sufficient ^^
  4. elkins45


    Jun 17, 2006
    A fully serrated Para 2 with a wave. The perfect weapon retention knife for weak side carry.
  5. Popsickle


    Jul 25, 2010
    spyderco PPT with elmax, m390, or s90v. i wont be picky :p
    corrugated carbon fiber handles with titanium used as the liner/lock instead of stainless.
    put me down for atleast 5 :)
  6. flatface77


    Oct 3, 2007
    A Gayle Bradley in Elmax. A stainless version is needed, as is more Elmax.
  7. Neo


    Sep 12, 2002
    Spyderco Cat with an Elmax or M390 blade and GID scales.

    Temperance II with 3V blade and green canvas micarta handle.
  8. Popsickle


    Jul 25, 2010
    I have been carrying my orange military at the bar when i work for cutting fruit for drinks and whatever else needs slicing..... ive had issues with rust on the s30v blade
    we NEED an H1 Military!!!!!!!! if this were made in to a reality people would be all over this knife!
  9. Knifein

    Knifein Banned BANNED

    Mar 20, 2010

    I would never have Spyderco build me a knife. :barf:
  10. singularity35


    Mar 1, 2010
    Doesn't matter because they won't anyway. :p
  11. Flatlander1963

    Flatlander1963 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 28, 2008
  12. Jenner 515

    Jenner 515

    Nov 27, 2002
    Something pinged the radar today, that I'd love. Orange G-10 Native Slip-it. I've seen pics - I'd take two.
  13. bh49


    Dec 27, 2005
    Navaja with thinner grind (thickness behind the edge about .020") Damascus, VG10 core blade and desert ironwood scales. No screw holes on the bolsters.
  14. four_shore


    Oct 21, 2010
    a mini manix 2 (around the size of a sage) with g-10/s30v FFG.
  15. Carlos


    Jul 9, 2000
    I think an Ayoob with a full-flat grind, CPM-3V, peel-ply CF scales with no liners, ball lock, tip-up wire clip. Lean and mean.
  16. mantzao


    Jun 16, 2011
    I’ve seen lots of reviews on the Paramilitaries before and never been very interested but now it’s growing on me!
    I believe it will be a folder I will buy in the future.
    However, both have a few draw backs for me.

    On the Paramilitary:

    • The tang of the blade sticking out
    • The bottom of the handle sticking out also – much prefer the handle on the
    Para 2

    On the Paramilitary 2:

    • Blade length – too big for my EDC

    So what I would really like would be a Paramilitary 3!!!:D
    A smaller Paramilitary 2, really!
    3” s30v blade, same design and smaller handle.
    If it had these specifications it would be a knife I would buy in a heart beat!
  17. Popsickle


    Jul 25, 2010
    Military with a CF/ ti framelock and s110v steel(part of my hopes the m390 sprint is a CF/framelock)
    i would also love to see the military in 3v with a reinforced tip.
  18. STR

    STR Knifemaker/Moderator Moderator

    Aug 27, 2004
    Some kind of a Phil Wilson super folder I think! That would be my order.

  19. Ankerson

    Ankerson Knife and Computer Geek Platinum Member

    Nov 2, 2002
    If you can talk Phil into designing one that would be the ticket. :D
  20. Agent_Ohm

    Agent_Ohm Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 8, 2009
    dark green (stag arms manix green) para2 with xhp

    S35VN Temperance2
    Last edited: Jul 20, 2011

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