Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

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Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby cycleguy » Tue Dec 17, 2019 12:35 pm

Just got an email that these are in stock and available. Looks like a great knife!!! But, i'm not a p3 guy, so I'm going to pass. For those that get them, Enjoy!!!

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby jacala » Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:16 am

DLT Trading are now out of stock .
Got mine heh,heh,heh !

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby jacala » Thu Dec 19, 2019 1:39 am

Am I the Lone Ranger who bought a Para 3 Lightweight Black & Black ?

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby acer » Thu Dec 19, 2019 4:11 am

I must get and try a lwt para 3 someday got g10 para 3 and its really good , but alas Lone Ranger you will just have to ride it alone for now as my strict collection system will not permit me to buy black blades just satin , but if the price is right I could bend a few rules . I have a system of collection or if I did not I could get carried away a bit, well a lot😀 Jonny two guns out.

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby StuntZombie » Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:11 am

I'm tempted, but I really want one with a serrated edge. Hopefully that's coming soon.
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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby JuPaul » Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:36 am

I'd be happy to have a para3 lw in bd1n with or without dlc, but I'm hoping for a color.
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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby olywa » Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:55 am

Got mine in yesterday and I'm pretty impressed. I connect with this one far better than I did with the G10. The ergos are superb and the edge grind perfect. This is now my third Spydie in BD1N and I'm loving this steel.

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby Notsurewhy » Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:06 am

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby kennethsime » Fri Dec 20, 2019 9:13 am

olywa wrote:
Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:55 am
Got mine in yesterday and I'm pretty impressed. I connect with this one far better than I did with the G10. The ergos are superb and the edge grind perfect. This is now my third Spydie in BD1N and I'm loving this steel.
Is BD1N on par with VG-10?
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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby PineyBoy » Fri Dec 20, 2019 1:06 pm

I seem to like the BD1N over the VG-10 by a small margin. The Para3 LW is a sweet little knife and makes a nice EDC.

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Re: Para 3 Ligtweight Black & Black

Postby olywa » Sat Dec 21, 2019 8:44 am

BD1N seems to hold an edge longer than VG10 (for me), and it doesn't take much work to get that edge. For general edc use it's a winner. I've been using it pretty hard in my Manix 2 LW and it's definitely a step up from the BD1 in my older Manix 2 LW. I think it represents a great value point, especially in a light weight FRN or FRCP config.


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