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Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Catamount123 » Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:01 am

This model seems like a great candidate for the Salt trearment. FFG LC200N, of course.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby abbazaba » Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:05 am

Lots of requests out there for a LW version, myself included. Given the new Native, I don't see any reason why it wouldn't be imminent.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Doc Dan » Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:21 am

The Manix 2 in a salt version is a very hoped for knife. It makes sense that it would be a lightweight FRCP back lock version (and I hope so).
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby crazywednesday » Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:14 pm

Doc Dan wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:21 am
The Manix 2 in a salt version is a very hoped for knife. It makes sense that it would be a lightweight FRCP back lock version (and I hope so).
+1 FFG SE please.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Jazz » Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:04 pm

Probably wouldn’t work with the coil spring in the lock.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby tonijedi » Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:21 pm

Jazz wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:04 pm
Probably wouldn’t work with the coil spring in the lock.
My thoughts exactly. There's already the Caribbean, isn't that close enough? (Honest question not trying to prove a point against the Manix)

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby crazywednesday » Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:40 pm

Jazz wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:04 pm
Probably wouldn’t work with the coil spring in the lock.
Doc Dan wrote: The Manix 2 in a salt version is a very hoped for knife. It makes sense that it would be a lightweight FRCP back lock version (and I hope so).
How is the Manix back lock different than the Native?
tonijedi wrote:
Jazz wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:04 pm
Probably wouldn’t work with the coil spring in the lock.
My thoughts exactly. There's already the Caribbean, isn't that close enough? (Honest question not trying to prove a point against the Manix)
I consider the ergos completely different between the Caribbean and the Manix, different enough to warrant a Manix Salt.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby knivesandbooks » Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:17 pm

I support a manix 2 lw salt.
Now that we kniw lc200n is fabulous, I support every main model getting a salt treatment.
I own an assisted knife and am embarrassed to admit I enjoy it.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Jazz » Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:37 pm

You didn’t say back lock, bro. That would work great, except all the retooling and expense of FRN molds. Would be a nice knife though.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby knivesandbooks » Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:43 pm

Jazz wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:37 pm
You didn’t say back lock, bro. That would work great, except all the retooling and expense of FRN molds. Would be a nice knife though.
I thought it was assumed I meant backlock. ;)
Even if it really worked to do a salt cbbl, I'm much more interested in a manix lw backlock salt.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby attila » Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:52 pm

Salt water resistant coil spring materials are available.

I would really like a Salt Manix LW!!!

Edited to add that I want a CBBL Manix Salt, NOT just another Salt backlock that happens to be Manix-shaped and USA made.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby ladybug93 » Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:11 pm

the tusk has a bbl with a spring. i'd love to see a manix 2 salt. i'm not sure it's realistic, but it would be a necessary knife for me. the manix is by far my favorite spyderco. it's an ergonomic marvel and i'd love it in lc200n.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby blendergasket » Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:02 pm

Catamount123 wrote:
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:01 am
This model seems like a great candidate for the Salt trearment. FFG LC200N, of course.
A manix LW salt would be the perfect winter hike folder.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby sailhand » Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:08 pm

I would love a manix lightweight salt, wire clip, ffg sounds awesome to me.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby steelcity16 » Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:30 pm

Yep, I agree that this is inevitable (how could it not be?) with the success of the Native Salt. Hopefully they drop some blacked out versions at the same time as the yellow. If this were to be confirmed it would be my current most anticipated model.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Doc Dan » Thu Jan 10, 2019 6:58 am

If they could do the cbbl i’d be happy, but would prefer the back lock. This is a knife that needs to be.
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby elena86 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:01 am

What's wrong with VANAX ? :confused:
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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby fkmtb07 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:11 am

I would love a Manix LW Salt. Backlocks are easy to flush sand out of in my experience, so a backlock would be preferable. I would also endorse a regular hourglass clip over the current wire clip on the Manix LW; I find the standard hourglass clip to have better flex and retention in weird fabrics like board shorts, PFDs, hiking pants, etc.

At this point we're getting to a very different Manix, so maybe just a new model entirely, but something similar in ergos to the Manix/Native. Honestly, wouldn't be bummed if the Endura or Stretch got the LC200N treatment either (altho I'm not sure the complexity/cost of getting LC200N into a Seki knife).

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby freebird610 » Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:58 am

I would have to pull the trigger on one of these as well. Especially if it was in black as opposed to the bright yellow. I'm loving my native salt but had to do a scale swap with my s30v because the yellow is just too loud for edc for me. I wish they would make all the salts in black frn/trcp. It couildn't cost hardly anymore since they already make those handles for the non salt versions.

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Re: Manix 2 Salt?

Postby Doc Dan » Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:16 am

freebird610 wrote:
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:58 am
I would have to pull the trigger on one of these as well. Especially if it was in black as opposed to the bright yellow. I'm loving my native salt but had to do a scale swap with my s30v because the yellow is just too loud for edc for me. I wish they would make all the salts in black frn/trcp. It couildn't cost hardly anymore since they already make those handles for the non salt versions.
Flat Dark Earth, Earth Brown, Dark Olive Drab, those colors would get my vote.
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