Fixed Blade Friday!

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby BLUETYPEII » Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:29 pm

Naperville wrote:
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Reject wrote:
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YES, I'm digging those blades very very much. Especially the one in the center.

What are those? I may have to work to get one used but it looks like it might be worth it.

Why isn't Spyderco making those right now? Ughhhhh....
I really like these knives too... You can still get one new for about $250 at Sooner state knives
:spyder: :spyder: 13 Spyderco in 6 different steels and 1 Byrd :spyder: :spyder:

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby Peter1960 » Thu Jul 04, 2019 12:39 am

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby Reject » Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:26 pm

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby SteveMidwest » Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:55 am

Oh no, I'm a day late! :D

This Friday, was Spyderco Gayle Bradley Junction FB38GP carry day for me. Man, I love this thing!

Specs are as follows. For those of you who need a reminder.

Specifications:

Blade Length: 4.15"
Cutting Edge: 3.63"
Overall Length: 8.45"
Blade Thickness: 0.098"
Blade Material: PSF27
Blade Grind: Full-Glat
Blade Edge: Plain
Blade Style: Drop Point
Handle Material: G10
Sheath: Boltaron G-Clip
Model Number: FB38GP
Model Name: Junction
Designer: Gayle Bradley
Weight: 4.1 oz.

Besides being surprised, by how much better this knife is, than I thought it would be. I am extremely impressed with the PSF27. Such a fantastic steel. I'd love to see D2 go away in all knives, in favor of PSF27.

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby Reject » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:57 am

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby legOFwhat? » Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:19 am

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby TomAiello » Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:27 am

SteveMidwest wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:55 am
Besides being surprised, by how much better this knife is, than I thought it would be. I am extremely impressed with the PSF27. Such a fantastic steel. I'd love to see D2 go away in all knives, in favor of PSF27.
Have you tried CPM-D2? Any thoughts on the comparison of all 3?

I'm going with the Junction today, as well.

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby bearrowland » Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:46 pm

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby TomAiello » Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:37 pm

Is that your Vanax filet knife, Lance?

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Re: Fixed Blade Friday!

Postby SteveMidwest » Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:31 am

TomAiello wrote:
Fri Jul 19, 2019 9:27 am
SteveMidwest wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:55 am
Besides being surprised, by how much better this knife is, than I thought it would be. I am extremely impressed with the PSF27. Such a fantastic steel. I'd love to see D2 go away in all knives, in favor of PSF27.
Have you tried CPM-D2? Any thoughts on the comparison of all 3?

I'm going with the Junction today, as well.

Well Tom, I've been thinking about that. And at this moment, I'd have to say no. I don't remember having used any CPM-D2. If I recall correctly? Crucible made a melt of CPM-D2, and sold it of course. But after testing it, and getting some feedback from their customers. The consensus was, that the added cost of the CPM process, was not showing much of a benefit over the ingot method.


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