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A place to list and reference all Spyderco counterfeits, clones, and replicas that are found. Anything that isn't a legitimate Spyderco fits in this area.
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Postby bohica1998 » Sun May 31, 2009 4:01 pm

I would buy a Damascus bladed Native if it was actually made by Spyderco.
I would too! (Well, if I could afford it)

Actually, the blade steel specified on that one is listed as "440 vein", whatever that is.

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Postby Jay_Ev » Sun May 31, 2009 4:32 pm

bohica1998 wrote:I would too! (Well, if I could afford it)

Actually, the blade steel specified on that one is listed as "440 vein", whatever that is.
yeah, it also said "Surface: vein" whatever that means :rolleyes:

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Postby PSU » Sun May 31, 2009 4:49 pm

Make sure to avoid the fake Gunting in this eBay auction.
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Postby genius5th » Sun May 31, 2009 10:31 pm

if its a fake I think you can get the listing removed

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Postby dialex » Mon Jun 01, 2009 12:51 am

Hoover ****! ;) That UKPK may have fooled me too... :(
At least I can buy a Microtech Troodon for 20$... :rolleyes:
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Postby aebfroman » Wed Jun 03, 2009 3:48 pm

MSG'd the guy I got the fake UKPK from and he's going to let me return and refund. He was really quick to be friendly and help me out on it. I was very happy/surprised. Now.. what am I going to get with that money?

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Postby Whieee » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:18 am

First make sure you actually get the refund. From where I'm sitting, there are 3 likely scenarios:

1. You return the knife, seller does not refund --> You're screwed

2. You keep the knife, but give the seller a fair load of negative feedback, and inform the people at eBay that this person is selling fake items.

3. You return the knife, get your refund, and live happily ever after while the seller takes this minor loss and tries again on somebody else.

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Postby Pneumothorax » Fri Jun 12, 2009 2:22 pm

[quote="The Deacon"] Only obvious difference is that there are no channels in G-10 on left scale for clip mounting, while the real one is ambi TU. Aside from that, it's impossible to tell, at least from a picture, that it's a fake.QUOTE]

The only other thing I might be seeing is the clip screwhead might be slightly larger in diameter than the rest of the screws which makes the wire appear to not run parallel - as I sit here and examine my UKPK.

Outside of that, it is a phenomenal looking copy.
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