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Spyderco 2020 Lists: Delivered & Upcoming

Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by RamZar, Jan 2, 2020.

  1. Gideons

    Gideons Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 9, 2015
    I would assume there isn't actually that many of us. It's pretty easy to write a script that can create multiple accounts use different IP's to get around the customer limit and automatically buy the knives. These types of programs are extremely prevalent in all limited edition online purchasing whether it is knives, shoes or clothing, etc.
     
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  2. Jordainian

    Jordainian

    1
    Nov 3, 2020
    There are multiple on ebay already for a bargain of $300.....
     
  3. MickeyMac

    MickeyMac Basic Member Basic Member

    8
    Jun 4, 2020
    Just a lucky day for me I guess. I came in from voting (never waited before- wait today was 45 minutes to vote) and snagged the exclusive.
    I hope the day continues with such good fortune.
     
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  4. Gideons

    Gideons Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 9, 2015
    Which is why people write scripts to buy out limited edition items. It's easy money.
     
  5. cnm123

    cnm123 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 7, 2015
    Got mine while standing in line to vote, about 1130 I happened to remember this was happening.
    Jumped on DLT and snagged em.
     
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  6. CarsonWayne

    CarsonWayne Basic Member Basic Member

    227
    Mar 2, 2020
    Haha! And like a dummy I sat there refreshing the page from 10:59am to 11:33am with no success.
     
  7. Skar

    Skar

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    Mar 24, 2020
    How can I find one for a 100$
    How did they make money ?counterfeit?
     
  8. RamZar

    RamZar Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 3, 2013
    Para3 CPM-CRU-WEAR Black DLC Blade Purple G-10 C223GPPRBK DLT Trading (USA) was in stock at dealer.

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  9. Eljay2

    Eljay2

    203
    Sep 25, 2018
    Just a simple game. Numbers will always be tailored to keep the excitement going. These aren't rare and there will be more.
     
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  10. Eljay2

    Eljay2

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    Sep 25, 2018
    Bingo. Extremely common/easy and can't be stopped.
     
  11. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    Meet Dummy #2 >> Me
    If I would of just waited a half hour before I tried and let the website cool off from the melt down I could have got lucky. Or maybe voted at the last minute and 30 minutes after the drop went oh yea there is a DLT exclusive drop lol :p
    Go figure that’ll learn me :rolleyes:
    This one left a funny after taste in my mouth. I think I’m done with dealer exclusives and going to unsubscribe to all notifications to not put myself threw anymore torment lol.
     
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2020
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  12. jstn

    jstn Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 27, 2012
    Great looking knife, but won't lick my Cruwear/purple PM2 out of my pocket. Congrats to those who got them; the Para 3 is an excellent platform!
     
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  13. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    LOL I wouldn’t lick it in your pocket either :p:D
    I heart my purple pm2 also just wish I could of got it’s little brother instead of 30 minutes of frustration:(
     
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  14. CarsonWayne

    CarsonWayne Basic Member Basic Member

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    Mar 2, 2020
    I'm still butthurt about yesterday. What a bucket of suck...

    I'm careful about declaring that I'll no longer participate in these Exclusive drops, because there's not doubt I'll try and get the Z-Wear Shaman, but it really is a miserable feeling when you give up an entire lunch break and have nothing but frustration to show for it.

    I don't know if I'll pursue the DLT Para 3 on the secondary market. If the price is right (no gouging), yes, but I won't pay anything exorbitant. As for that Shaman.... if you don't snag it on the drop, your only option will be ridiculous mark-up. I hate that.

    There's got to be a better way...
     
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  15. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    Here’s my better way ..:D
    It’s my subscriptions shredder to any further notifications of dealer exclusives :eek:
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  16. DA170

    DA170 Gold Member Gold Member

    324
    Mar 12, 2020
    Saw this posted on Spyderco forums!
    Jordan from DLT:

    " We totally agree that the server failing is completely inexcusable. Its a terrible experience for everyone involved. We are working on a ton of ideas to avoid these issues in future, its clear that Big commerce cannot handle the load here, so we are 100% exploring every possible option. When the server goes down, we let you down, we take that very seriously, we absolutely do care about the experience you guys have and recognize this was not a good one. No one here shrugs off when a release doesn't go smoothly.

    Regarding numbers, we don't give out info on the run sizes, but we try to always order enough, the contract on these para 3s was signed almost two years ago, and its extremely difficult to gauge the total needed years in advance. Sometimes we get it right, look at the Para 3 LW, Delica, Manix 2, and Smock releases, those lasted long enough that anyone interested had more than a fair chance to get one. And then on the flip side we see releases like this that sell through extremely quickly. We do try our best, we are involved in these exclusives to NOT just cash in on Para 2 exclusives, we want to offer a wide variety of models, steels, and do our best to really contribute."
     
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  17. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    That’s very considerate of DLT and I wouldn’t expect anything less. But with that being said that will be my last exclusive attempt until another format is available from them or other dealers. Definitely took the desire for anymore exclusives away now or in the near future. Think I will just enjoy my modest collection and put a stop to any new arrivals. This was a great wake up call for me having to have the latest and greatest. Very frustrating experience was a understatement.
     
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  18. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    Delivered and upcoming Unsubscribed full circle. See you on the flip side and on other threads my Spydie brothers and sisters :thumbsup:
     
  19. BC42

    BC42

    136
    Apr 13, 2019
    I think I lucked out. I almost forgot about it and wasn't sure I even wanted one but when I hit the site, it was down. I tried again in a few mins and was able to order 2 and even redeem some points before checking out.
     
  20. TheFactor

    TheFactor Life is good ! Platinum Member

    Feb 26, 2015
    We’re you Voting when you remembered ?
    Guess will see you on the flipper forums ;)
    You can thank DLT because the rest of us loyal promoting DLT customers for years “past tense”that were waiting on the drop that should of got one got screwed because of DLTs melt down on the drop and got left with @[email protected] if there is any fall throughs will let you Know but no promises .
    Let’s see some pics @BC42 to share your victory.
     
    Last edited: Nov 7, 2020

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