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Postby MarcusH » Sun Aug 28, 2011 10:24 am

Hello everybody,

my first posting. I’ve been reading around here for quite a while, but my English is due to lack of practice not too good.
Let me introduce myself: I’m 47 years of age, married with two lovely children. My main activities besides my job and knife collecting are mountain bike riding, snowboarding (unfortunately only once a year for 7 days in the last few years), photography and chess, not to forget obedience trailing with my German shepherd dog.

I got my first spydie at the beginning of this year; it was the 4th of January 2011, if I remember correctly, and I bought a centofante 3 at the böker store here in Solingen, Germany.
Immediately I liked it a lot, so eventually I sold all my benchmades or traded them for a spydie. Right now I have a nice little collection, see pic.

So, I have a little puzzle for you. I still have one BM, as it has some spydiestyle, but I mirror polished it, so that you can’t see the butterfly anymore.
It’s hidden in the picture. Can you spot it?

Greetings from Germany
Marcus

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Postby Adriaan » Fri Dec 30, 2011 7:20 pm

Hi Marcus,

Is it the knife below that orange military?

BTW nice collection and my English sucks to. Don't be afraid to write :)

Adriaan

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Postby MIL-DOT » Fri Dec 30, 2011 7:39 pm

Show off !!!! :D
Native 5, FRN Native, Delica 4 FFG , Delica 4 CE, Ambitious, Stretch ,Manix 2, Sage1, DF2, PM2,UKPK, ......

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Postby DRKBC » Fri Dec 30, 2011 8:28 pm

Is it the Presidio?

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Postby Adriaan » Fri Dec 30, 2011 8:39 pm

DRKBC wrote:Is it the Presidio?
No i think it's the dejavoo

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Postby 1623 » Fri Dec 30, 2011 8:55 pm

Some very nice Spydies you have there Marcus; I'm particularly fond of the Tim Zowada.

BM 740 Lum Dejavoo under the Orange Millie.
-Jodi

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Postby rg02 » Fri Dec 30, 2011 8:57 pm

Nice collection and welcOme!
-Ryan

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Postby razorsharp » Fri Dec 30, 2011 9:09 pm

WOW, niiiice collection man

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Postby SpyderNut » Fri Dec 30, 2011 9:18 pm

Welcome aboard, Marcus!

You certainly have a very nice collection of Spydies. Great picture! :) To answer your question, I would say the BM is the sixth knife above from the bottom left side of your picture. (I'm not sure the make/model of the BM... After all, my name is "SpyderNut" ;) ).

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Michael
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Postby INFRNL » Fri Dec 30, 2011 9:57 pm

It's definitely the lum dejavoo. Which has already been mentioned. It's the one under the orange Millie. I just found the mini version with all black for a great price, it's in the mail

Welcome to the forums and very nice collection

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Postby racer88 » Fri Dec 30, 2011 10:21 pm

Nice collection! Welcome! :)

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Postby SteelDragon » Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:24 pm

Nice collection and welcome to the forum, I presume you just posted this even thout the date stamp shows 08-28-2011, 11:24 AM :confused:

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Postby Jurphaas » Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:30 am

Welcome to the Spyderco forums Marcus! I hope you will like it here. Lot's of Spyderco knowledge, spirit, and good folks.
Jurphaas :)
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Postby MarcusH » Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:34 am

1623 wrote:BM 740 Lum Dejavoo under the Orange Millie.
Yes!
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Postby bartvdb » Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:37 am

welcome; nice collection. greeetzzz .(E2-E4)

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Postby skatenut » Sat Dec 31, 2011 3:13 pm

Welcome to the forum, MarcusH!

Hope you will enjoy your stay here, you will find lots of very knowledgeable folks here.

I did guess right, the BM is the knife below the orange millie.

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Postby SuzieQ » Sun Jan 01, 2012 3:16 pm

Wow. Nice collection. Welcome and greetings from a fellow German forum member.
She: Did you say pink :spyder: sprint run?! - He: Yeah. - She: Wow, wouldn't this go great with my purple Delica?! - He: ? - :D

:spyder: Delica 4 FFG purple ::: Dragonfly Salt Yellow SE ::: Ladybug Foliage Green PE ::: UK Penknife Safety Orange G-10 ::: Byrd Robin G-10 PE ::: Delica 4 FFG pink - modded to non-locking ::: Squeak ::: Grasshopper ::: Kiwi - got snagged by the husband ::: Endura 4 FFG Orange ::: Delica ZDP-189 ::: Centofante 4 ::: Byrd Tern ::: Manix 2 Blue Lightweight :spyder:

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Postby Blerv » Sun Jan 01, 2012 3:22 pm

Great collection friend :) . Welcome to the forums!
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