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Which Spyderco are you carrying today?

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Cisco Kid, May 2, 2013.

  1. sgt1372

    sgt1372 Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Oct 16, 2018
    Been too preoccupied w/Game of Thrones to post anything recently but now that THAT is over, here's a photo of a MT23 20CV that I bought recently off of the Exchange and a Manix that I was carrying w/it at the same time. The MT23 and Manix (when open) are almost exactly the same size. I've since put the MT away but am still carrying the Manix today.

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    The MT temporarily replaced the much smaller/lighter fixed blade Bastinelli/Marcaida Pika karabit that I normally carry w/my folder of the day. Interestingly, the MT23 did not feel too large and remained close to my body and was well hidden near the small of my back where I normally wear the Pika. So, it would not be a problem carrying the MT as an EDC but, if I did, there really would be no need to carry a folder IMO, unless it was much larger or smaller than the MT.

    I received a brown Spyderco leather sheath w/the MT23 but was able to buy a Spyderco Bolatron sheath for it and then pair the leather sheath w/an MT25 LC200N w/earth brown Halpern scales that I also recently purchased. Although I could use either MT w/either sheath, for me, the MT25 w/the LC200N blade and the leather sheath would be a better hiking/camping option and the MT23 w/the Bolatron sheath would be better as an EDC option.
     
  2. Cscotttsss

    Cscotttsss Basic Member Basic Member

    Mar 3, 2015
    Beginning of week 3 with this one in the pocket. I think I could probably get by with only this knife for an EDC office carry and probably even weekend carry. But, whats the fun in that?

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  3. Gary W. Graley

    Gary W. Graley “Imagination is more important than knowledge" Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Mar 2, 1999
  4. sgt1372

    sgt1372 Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Oct 16, 2018
    Switched to a standard black G10 Military from the Manix; the newer big lanyard hole version. It certainly is a pocketful; forgot how big it was. Mine also opens w/an authoritative click that would certainly attract attention if I opened it THAT way in public. LOL!

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    This is one out of 5 that I own and the only one that I'd carry. The other 4 are a pair w/black DLC blades (plain and combo) and a pair w/titanium scales (plain and fluted), which I thought were the most interesting Military versions to collect. All in S30V. I have no interest in collecting any others.
     
  5. Colorodo

    Colorodo Gold Member Gold Member

    May 23, 2014
    6B7846FD-5828-4CC2-A2D1-81553244625E.jpeg Back together and in my pocket.
     
  6. 5-by-5

    5-by-5 Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 13, 2016
    Mmm n'dn salmon hash.


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  7. Cscotttsss

    Cscotttsss Basic Member Basic Member

    Mar 3, 2015
    Halfway through week 3 of carrying this every day, including weekends. That's a rare one for me, but this thing is pretty damn sweet.

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  8. DNAIrradiator

    DNAIrradiator Gold Member Gold Member

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  9. Rusty_shackelford

    Rusty_shackelford Gold Member Gold Member

    May 3, 2013
    Slick.
    Looks great.
     
  10. TheFactor

    TheFactor Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    Love my Para 3 LW !
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  11. PeaceInOurTime

    PeaceInOurTime

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  12. Filoso

    Filoso Basic Member Basic Member

    Dec 22, 2013
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  13. Organic556

    Organic556 Gold Member Gold Member

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    teddy1093 Gold Member Gold Member

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  15. Spydergirl88

    Spydergirl88

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  16. on_the_edge

    on_the_edge Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 31, 2006
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  17. Spydergirl88

    Spydergirl88

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    Dec 3, 2015
    This is my EDC: Bacon, Beer, Lil Native
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  18. civtamayo

    civtamayo

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  19. PeaceInOurTime

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  20. Grateful

    Grateful Basic Member Basic Member

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