The G10 Delica, Round Two?

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Would you like to see another G10 Delica?

Yes please!
I'm ambivalent
No thank you
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The G10 Delica, Round Two?

Postby Rwb1500 » Sat Sep 08, 2012 7:59 pm

I owned a G10 Delica for a while and I can definitively say that it is my favorite Spydie period. The Delica itself is an icon, the G10 treatment only made it so much better.

What about another round? I know most of the complaints about the original were due to the amount of foliage green G10 already in use. How about a different color? Black, blue, orange, brown, grey...natural?

Keep the VG10 for my needs. I just love the feel of that knife in my hands. It could be cheaper steel for all I care. (lol, ok, lets not get crazy).

What do you guys think?

I suppose I should add one if those polls that seem to be so popular.

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Postby computernut » Sat Sep 08, 2012 8:10 pm

ZDP blade and a dark blue G10 might be nice!

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Postby sharpguitarist » Sat Sep 08, 2012 8:20 pm

Hey guys,
Any steel, any color.
The g10 d4 is one of my favorites! It's like a custom version of an already very cool knife.
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Postby ViperGTS » Sat Sep 08, 2012 9:59 pm

computernut wrote:ZDP blade and a dark blue G10 might be nice!

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Postby Chipped Karambit » Sun Sep 09, 2012 12:57 am

I would but a sprint run endura would be more to my liking with the G10

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Postby osodavis » Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:13 am

A g-10 Delica would be ok, I might buy one (ok, I would for sure), but a g-10 Endura would be mine sooo fast!

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Postby The Deacon » Sun Sep 09, 2012 6:21 am

None for me, thanks, but if Spyderco feels they can make money on a run of them, I'd be all for it happening.
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Postby PSquared » Sun Sep 09, 2012 7:50 am

sharpguitarist wrote:Any steel, any color.
+1 I'd take at least 2 in an instant. I'd take an Endura as well.

If I had to choose steel and colour, keep it simple and attractive to non spydernuts as well : FFG VG10 and sand / coyote / tan G10

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Postby DL » Sun Sep 09, 2012 12:06 pm

PSquared wrote:If I had to choose steel and colour, keep it simple and attractive to non spydernuts as well : FFG VG10 and sand / coyote / tan G10
Yes, a Delica in VG10 FFG with brown/coyote G-10 scales and a wire clip would be nice.

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Postby Oofa » Sun Sep 09, 2012 12:21 pm

The Delica is too small for my needs but it is always interesting to see a new version of a classic. I usually end up purchasing one after all is said and done.

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Postby NoFair » Sun Sep 09, 2012 1:41 pm

Already have one so don't need one ;) . Afaik it got discoed because of poor sales, so unless Spyderco thinks it will sell well I vote no..

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Postby Para2 » Sun Sep 09, 2012 3:42 pm

ZDP & Orange please!

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Postby Knifewing » Sun Sep 09, 2012 4:09 pm

I'd love to see the G-10 Delica in the same earth brown as the recent sprint Para 2.

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Postby Chipped Karambit » Sun Sep 09, 2012 4:41 pm

Maybe a micarta Delica would be nice too

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Postby Donut » Sun Sep 09, 2012 4:48 pm

I like the idea of Orange G-10.
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Postby xceptnl » Sun Sep 09, 2012 5:11 pm

I certainly would. I love mine and I would enjoy another as well. Maybe the Delica has just enough length to entertain a Superblue FFG blade and I would be happy with almost any color G-10 (coyote brown preferred).
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Postby akaAK » Mon Sep 10, 2012 6:47 am

Yes and yes, one of my absolute favorites but I missed out on a back up. VG10 is perfectly fine for steel choice, navy blue, orange and black are my top choices for handle colour but I am not too fussed.

They might have been considered expensive but mine has been worth every penny.

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Postby casey1 » Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:25 am

many people collect many and still use the delica the most. it's definitely a favorite and a g-10 version would be an awesome upgrade

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Postby Blerv » Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:42 am

I could be wrong but even with a more universally accepted color (like black) I don't know how well it would sell. It would probably be around $120 on the web, maybe a bit more. Not a ton of money for a quality tool but over twice the cost of the more basic version.

Like Paul said if Spyderco is game then it would be fun to watch. I won't buy one but that doesn't say much about the market. :)
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Postby Pockets » Mon Sep 10, 2012 5:23 pm

SE in any color, and I'm in!

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