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Carbon Fiber/Titanium Framelock Military...

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Carlos, Dec 12, 2005.

  1. Carlos


    Jul 9, 2000
    I know it is a pipe-dream, and I have a better chance of marrying Natalie Portman than I do of ever seeing this come to fruition, but I love my carbon fiber Mil, and I think that a Military with this peel-ply CF scale on one side, and a titanium framelock scale on the other would be the sickest, coolest (add expletive here) clipit ever. Of course, it would probably list at $300+ so nevermind. But still... :D :D :D
  2. Shmackey


    May 5, 2000
    How about putting the CF scale on the other side and making it a framelock Compression Lock?
  3. Carlos


    Jul 9, 2000
    We'd have to call that the Military 2 though. ;)
  4. Shmackey


    May 5, 2000
    I am willing to make that sacrifice. :)
  5. Blades


    Oct 5, 1998
    I think your on to something Carlos. :)

  6. Bodieism


    Jan 3, 2004
    I would rather have one with smooth titanium handles with whatever type of lock the majority of people wanted but I do like your idea :thumbup: .
  7. Senate


    Aug 20, 2004
    in 2006 we already have the ZDP Lum so make it for 2007 :)
  8. roshi


    May 3, 2001
    But think about it, still much better price than a Sebenza or a Strider SmF, right in line with the Emerson HD-7 and CQC-12.
  9. u812

    u812 KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Mar 15, 2002
    Last time I asked about something like this the thread turned into something else but to awnser your question....
    HELL YES I want one.
  10. Mitchell Knives

    Mitchell Knives Knifemaker Moderator

    May 21, 2000
    I'd settle for a compression lock Military. Anything is better than the liner lock it has now.
  11. Ed Ricketts

    Ed Ricketts Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 7, 1998
    Some very fascinating concepts here...I'm in.
  12. u812

    u812 KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Mar 15, 2002
    I have found that the Sebenza is my perfect EDC but I still love and collect Spydercos.
    Spyderco really needs a short run of a higher end Ti frame lock.I would like to see the G10 and Ti but all Ti would be good too.
    If not the Military a good one to bring back in a frame lock would be the handle of the Ti Lum tanto but with a drop point blade.
  13. RattlerXX


    Nov 7, 2000
    I really want a Mili with a black blade and OD green handle, but since you said frame lock........I'll take one of those with titanium handles, and a stonewashed blade. Wishful thinking.:thumbup:
  14. zenheretic


    Oct 29, 2005
    Sorry for the ignorance, but what is the point of only have one side with the CF?
  15. Carlos


    Jul 9, 2000
    Simplicity of construction, with a single slab of titanium replacing the steel linerlock and CF scale. Some feel that the framelock scale is "stronger" than a conventional linerlock. Using G10 on one side and a titanium framelock on the other is a style that has become increasingly common in tactical folders. If nothing else, it looks cool. ;)
  16. pug


    Nov 2, 2005
    Sounds great to me. Count me in!
  17. zenheretic


    Oct 29, 2005
    I guess I will have to venture out of the Spyderco homeland and take a look...;)
  18. Blades


    Oct 5, 1998
    How about a 2007 or 2008 sprint run??

  19. Axlis


    Sep 23, 2005
    How about a Para done up this way?
  20. sven


    Dec 9, 2002
    and after we see that come out how about a folding lightsabre:D :D

    sven the nuclear viking

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