You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

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You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby phaust » Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:30 pm

Never really thought about it, but we got a mandatory evacuation message at about 10:30 last night and had to decide what to take quickly.

Long story short, grabbed a multitool and a trustworthy Spydie:

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(Dog had to choose her carry quickly too and went with a well chewed favorite.)

What Spyderco would you take out the door in a rush?

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby ross8425 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:43 pm

My pelican case full of them. Lol

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby carrot » Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:46 pm

Probably the Spyderpac that contains all of my favs :)

But at the current moment if I had to run out the door with just one the Police 4 would get dropped in the pocket. Awesome steel, easy to carry, and one heck of a backlock. It's basically the backlock Military I've always wanted.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby jmh58 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:13 pm

Caly3 Sprint.. It will have already been in my rrp.. ;) NO thought process wasted there!!! :D John
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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby Bill1170 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:00 pm

The one in my pocket.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby ConspicuousConsumption » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:07 pm

Aqua Salt for sure. There was another thread about an apocalypse single knife scenario.

In all honesty, if I had to go with a single knife in a life or death situation, I'd go with an Esee. I haven't destroyed one yet, and I've tried.

But I love my Aqua Salt!
The first time I saw a Spyderco was the early 90s at a knife shop in a mall. I can still see the SpydieHoles through that glass display cabinet. My parents wouldn't buy any of them for me... so now I buy them all. :spyder:

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby MacLaren » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:09 pm

To answer your question: Military in 204p

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby cabfrank » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:13 pm

Are you in SoCal? We just went through the fires in NorCal too, with mandatory and advisory evacuations. I used to have multiple answers to this question, and would still find time to take more than one Spyderco, but in the spirit of the question, if it was absolutely one and only one, the Jumpmaster 2.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby MacLaren » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:35 pm

cabfrank wrote:Are you in SoCal? We just went through the fires in NorCal too, with mandatory and advisory evacuations. I used to have multiple answers to this question, and would still find time to take more than one Spyderco, but in the spirit of the question, if it was absolutely one and only one, the Jumpmaster 2.
Nice choice indeed.
Been meaning to get one for a while now.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby Evil D » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:37 pm

Probably one of the Militaries that are usually laying on my desk, but I'd also grab my EDC bag that has a D'Allara and a SAK in it.
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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby phaust » Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:52 pm

cabfrank wrote:Are you in SoCal? We just went through the fires in NorCal too, with mandatory and advisory evacuations. I used to have multiple answers to this question, and would still find time to take more than one Spyderco, but in the spirit of the question, if it was absolutely one and only one, the Jumpmaster 2.
Yep SoCal

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...to be honest I took all my knives, but they're packed away in the car somewhere.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby senorsquare » Fri Dec 08, 2017 6:01 pm

Military

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby nicked.onaut » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:03 pm

For many more recent responses, see:

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need mo luck with these fires....

be ready

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby attila » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:06 pm

Manix LW S110V
Own: Delica, yOld S30V Native, pointy Breeden Rescue, Delica, HAP40 Endura, ZDP DF2, S110V Manix LW,Pakkawood Delica, Cru-wear Para 3, SE H1 DF2, M4 Manix 2, HAP40 Caly 3, S90V Native 5, K390 Urban, Pakkawood DF2, Cruwear PM2, SE Pac Salt, HAP40 Jazzlica, S110V Native, P.I.T.S., DLC Manix 2, REX 45 PM2, Para 3, XHP Manix LW, SB Caly 3, 20CV PM2, Rhino, SB Calypso Jr., B70P, PMA11, K03, ZDP Stretch 2, Kapara, REX 45 Military, 154CM Manix LW, 204p PM2, Swick, SG Delica, BL Lil'Native, AEB-L Urban, HAP40 Stretch, KC Cruwear Manix 2, Cruwear Military, M390 PM2, Cruwear Delica, 4V Lil'Native, Mantra 2, CruCarta Shaman, M390 Para 3 LW, M390 Manix 2, K390 Police 4, RexWood Shaman, DLC Cruwear Shaman, Rex 45 Manix 2, Native 5, Native LW, 204p Para 3, S45VN PM2, S90V Manix LW, 20CV Manix 2, Rex 45 Lil’Native, Shaman, C208GP.

Waiting for: SPY27, K490, Swick 5, and something purple
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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby cabfrank » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:28 pm

I wish you all the best. Hang in there.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby twinboysdad » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:37 pm

Manix 2 M4

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby xceptnl » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:42 pm

ross8425 wrote:My pelican case full of them. Lol
This. ^^^

If I grab them both, I will have about 95% of my Spydies.
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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby vivi » Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:11 pm

SE Pacific Salt. Can cut through anything, won't rust, feather light and vanishes IWB.
Carry rotation:

Pacific Salt 2 SE | Siren | Police 4 LW | Police 4 K390 | C95 Manix foliage green | Manix XL M4 DLC | Street Beat LW | Aqua Salt

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby vernonremington » Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:52 pm

For me it’s the Shaman. Do it all knife. Love it. Hoping for more runs with different steels and scales.

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Re: You have to get out fast. What one Spyderco knife?

Postby rakashaka » Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:18 pm

If I'm being evacuated to a detention center: Yojimbo 2 (it's basically the ultimate prison shank).
Anything else: Starmate CPM440 (the original not the later cheap knockoff). The most complete folder Spyderco ever made.


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