Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby steelcity16 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:09 pm

murphjd25 wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:34 pm
Over on BF about the Shaman...

We're discussing CF with S90V, brown canvas Micarta with Cruwear and I heard there might be an orange exclusive.

sal

Sign me up for brown micarta and Cruwear!!

Yes! Cruwear Nation Rejoice!!
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Wishing for in 2019: Native, Native LW, and CQI Military in 3V and CRUWEAR, Military Salt in Day glow yellow G10 with H1 SE and LC200N PE, Blacked out Native Salts and Dfly2 Salts, Chaparral LW Salt in H1 SE and LC200N PE, Jester Salts in H1 SE and PE with GITD FRN scales, Native Salt sprint with a Vanax blade and GITD scales.

Impatiently waiting for: LC200N Pacific Salts, CRUWEAR Shaman

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby xceptnl » Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:13 pm

Donut wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:57 pm
IMO, that would be pretty interesting to have a couple of thin slabs of (rounded corner) Super Blue to make a handle. I'd love to see pictures of that after people start using them.

I guess we could use whatever is super cheap that stains, maybe 1095, just to give it something interesting.
Brass or bronze would also make for unique handle slabs
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby DirtMcGirt » Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:47 pm

I wonder if the orange exclusive is going to be for cutlery shoppe.

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby steelcity16 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:05 pm

DirtMcGirt wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:47 pm
I wonder if the orange exclusive is going to be for cutlery shoppe.

Probably...orange s90v...maybe dlc? Or burnt orange rex45 sprint?
Wishing for in 2019: Native, Native LW, and CQI Military in 3V and CRUWEAR, Military Salt in Day glow yellow G10 with H1 SE and LC200N PE, Blacked out Native Salts and Dfly2 Salts, Chaparral LW Salt in H1 SE and LC200N PE, Jester Salts in H1 SE and PE with GITD FRN scales, Native Salt sprint with a Vanax blade and GITD scales.

Impatiently waiting for: LC200N Pacific Salts, CRUWEAR Shaman

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby DirtMcGirt » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:15 pm

Hope so. I’m keeping my fingers crossed.

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby Cycletroll » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:18 pm

Brown micarta with Cruwear will be in my pocket.........a lot!

Thanks for considering this Sal!

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby Liquid Cobra » Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:50 pm

murphjd25 wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:34 pm
Over on BF about the Shaman...

We're discussing CF with S90V, brown canvas Micarta with Cruwear and I heard there might be an orange exclusive.

sal

Sign me up for brown micarta and Cruwear!!

Holy crap I want all three!
Most recently acquired: Para 3 CTS-XHP, Kapara, Yojimbo 2 M4, Paramilitary 2 CPM-20CV, Paramilitary 2 Rex 45, Rhino, Nirvana!! Spyderhawk, Paramilitary 2 Maxamet, Para 3 Maxamet, Para 3 S90V, Native 5 CPM 154/S90V, Para 3 M390, Paramilitary 2 Maxamet, Paramilitary 2 M390, Positron, Para 3 Cruwear, Shaman, Yojimbo 2 Trainer
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby bearfacedkiller » Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:18 pm

A Cruwear Micarta Shaman sounds like a dream come true. An orange one will be very tempting too.
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby attila » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:36 am

I just hope the micarta/Cruwear is a sprint, not an exclusive.
Own: VG-10 Delica, Old S30V Native, modified Breeden Rescue, VG-10 Delica, HAP40 Endura, ZDP-189 Dragonfly, S110V Manix 2 LW, Pakkawood Delica, CPM Cruwear Para 3, SE H1 Dragonfly, CPM M4 Manix 2, HAP40 Caly 3, smooth G10 S90V Native, K390 Urban, Pakkawood Dragonfly, smooth G10 CPM Cruwear PM2, SE Pacific Salt, HAP40 Jazzlica, Blurple Native, P.I.T.S., DLC Manix 2, CPM REX 45 PM2, CPM REX 45 Para 3, XHP Manix 2 LW, Superblue Caly 3, DLT 20CV PM2, Rhino, SB Calypso Jr., B70P, PMA11, K03, G10 ZDP-189 Stretch 2, Kapara, CPM REX 45 Military.

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby xceptnl » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:40 am

attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:36 am
I just hope the micarta/Cruwear is a sprint, not an exclusive.
Why is that?
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby ThePeacent » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:57 am

re: future Spydecrco slipjoints

"We have a few we're working on at this time.

sal"


"I'm expecting a THO back lock proto this week. It uses a double dent a-la-Roadie near the tip.

sal"

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby attila » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:25 am

xceptnl wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:40 am
attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:36 am
I just hope the micarta/Cruwear is a sprint, not an exclusive.
Why is that?
I have a few reasons to say that, but they are all kind of related. It's basically about availability at more than one retailer.

For veterans, it's usually more economical to purchase direct from the SFO, especially since shipping is free for orders >$150.

Those who don't have access to exclusives, like people overseas, can get a chance at sprints.

Sprints will pop up at most regular retailers, so anyone who prefers one retailer over another can shop where they like to when a special model piques their interest.
Own: VG-10 Delica, Old S30V Native, modified Breeden Rescue, VG-10 Delica, HAP40 Endura, ZDP-189 Dragonfly, S110V Manix 2 LW, Pakkawood Delica, CPM Cruwear Para 3, SE H1 Dragonfly, CPM M4 Manix 2, HAP40 Caly 3, smooth G10 S90V Native, K390 Urban, Pakkawood Dragonfly, smooth G10 CPM Cruwear PM2, SE Pacific Salt, HAP40 Jazzlica, Blurple Native, P.I.T.S., DLC Manix 2, CPM REX 45 PM2, CPM REX 45 Para 3, XHP Manix 2 LW, Superblue Caly 3, DLT 20CV PM2, Rhino, SB Calypso Jr., B70P, PMA11, K03, G10 ZDP-189 Stretch 2, Kapara, CPM REX 45 Military.

Waiting for: Waterway, LC200N Pacific Salt, DLT M390 PM2, and something purple
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby xceptnl » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:29 am

attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:25 am
xceptnl wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:40 am
attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:36 am
I just hope the micarta/Cruwear is a sprint, not an exclusive.
Why is that?
I have a few reasons to say that, but they are all kind of related. It's basically about availability at more than one retailer.

For veterans, it's usually more economical to purchase direct from the SFO, especially since shipping is free for orders >$150.

Those who don't have access to exclusives, like people overseas, can get a chance at sprints.

Sprints will pop up at most regular retailers, so anyone who prefers one retailer over another can shop where they like to when a special model piques their interest.
Thanks for clarifying. I was aware of your reasons, but didn't know if it was something personally you had problems with.
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby attila » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:37 am

xceptnl wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:29 am
attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:25 am
xceptnl wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:40 am
attila wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:36 am
I just hope the micarta/Cruwear is a sprint, not an exclusive.
Why is that?
I have a few reasons to say that, but they are all kind of related. It's basically about availability at more than one retailer.

For veterans, it's usually more economical to purchase direct from the SFO, especially since shipping is free for orders >$150.

Those who don't have access to exclusives, like people overseas, can get a chance at sprints.

Sprints will pop up at most regular retailers, so anyone who prefers one retailer over another can shop where they like to when a special model piques their interest.
Thanks for clarifying. I was aware of your reasons, but didn't know if it was something personally you had problems with.
You're welcome, and thanks for asking.
Fortunately, I have no beef with any Spyderco dealers. I guess I just don't like monopolies on cool knife configurations.
Own: VG-10 Delica, Old S30V Native, modified Breeden Rescue, VG-10 Delica, HAP40 Endura, ZDP-189 Dragonfly, S110V Manix 2 LW, Pakkawood Delica, CPM Cruwear Para 3, SE H1 Dragonfly, CPM M4 Manix 2, HAP40 Caly 3, smooth G10 S90V Native, K390 Urban, Pakkawood Dragonfly, smooth G10 CPM Cruwear PM2, SE Pacific Salt, HAP40 Jazzlica, Blurple Native, P.I.T.S., DLC Manix 2, CPM REX 45 PM2, CPM REX 45 Para 3, XHP Manix 2 LW, Superblue Caly 3, DLT 20CV PM2, Rhino, SB Calypso Jr., B70P, PMA11, K03, G10 ZDP-189 Stretch 2, Kapara, CPM REX 45 Military.

Waiting for: Waterway, LC200N Pacific Salt, DLT M390 PM2, and something purple
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby curlyhairedboy » Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:12 am

murphjd25 wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:34 pm
Over on BF about the Shaman...

We're discussing CF with S90V, brown canvas Micarta with Cruwear and I heard there might be an orange exclusive.

sal

Sign me up for brown micarta and Cruwear!!
BUYING THIS IMMEDIATELY. seriously, this just kicked EVERYTHING down the priority list. :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :spyder: :spyder: :spyder:
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby crazywednesday » Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:38 pm

curlyhairedboy wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:12 am
murphjd25 wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:34 pm
Over on BF about the Shaman...

We're discussing CF with S90V, brown canvas Micarta with Cruwear and I heard there might be an orange exclusive.

sal

Sign me up for brown micarta and Cruwear!!
BUYING THIS IMMEDIATELY. seriously, this just kicked EVERYTHING down the priority list. :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :spyder: :spyder: :spyder:
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby rivy » Thu Jun 14, 2018 5:35 pm

Cruwear and Micarta - two of my favorite materials :)

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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby m6steen » Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:35 pm

From Police 4 (K390) HRC?
sal wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:56 am
I'm looking forward to the FRN model in K390.

sal

K390 confirmed, let the FRN color speculation begin!
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby xceptnl » Fri Jun 15, 2018 7:18 pm

m6steen wrote:
Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:35 pm
From Police 4 (K390) HRC?
sal wrote:
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:56 am
I'm looking forward to the FRN model in K390.

sal

K390 confirmed, let the FRN color speculation begin!
This is fantastic news Sal. Great choice as always
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Re: Sal's Casual Bombshell Thread

Postby attila » Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:36 pm

sal wrote:
Sat Jul 14, 2018 11:58 am
Like most of what we do at Spyderco, there is a great deal that goes on behind the curtain. Research, testing, study, strategic planning, etc. LC200N is custom made for us and we have a great deal being made in a variety of thicknesses. We tested with a few models, then a larger run with the Caribbean, and there is much more in-the-works. (kitchen knives, Swick 5 warnie, etc.)

sal
Having missed out on the earlier versions, a new Swick is something I'd buy multiples of!
Own: VG-10 Delica, Old S30V Native, modified Breeden Rescue, VG-10 Delica, HAP40 Endura, ZDP-189 Dragonfly, S110V Manix 2 LW, Pakkawood Delica, CPM Cruwear Para 3, SE H1 Dragonfly, CPM M4 Manix 2, HAP40 Caly 3, smooth G10 S90V Native, K390 Urban, Pakkawood Dragonfly, smooth G10 CPM Cruwear PM2, SE Pacific Salt, HAP40 Jazzlica, Blurple Native, P.I.T.S., DLC Manix 2, CPM REX 45 PM2, CPM REX 45 Para 3, XHP Manix 2 LW, Superblue Caly 3, DLT 20CV PM2, Rhino, SB Calypso Jr., B70P, PMA11, K03, G10 ZDP-189 Stretch 2, Kapara, CPM REX 45 Military.

Waiting for: Waterway, LC200N Pacific Salt, DLT M390 PM2, and something purple
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