Which endura?

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Re: Which endura?

Postby blueblur » Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:37 pm

I’d go with the wood. It really came out well and I like the extra heft it gives compared to the FRN.

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Re: Which endura?

Postby Wartstein » Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:43 pm

For me it would be a very easy choice:

No experience with Damascus, but don't like it's looks. On the other hand HAP40 is probably my favorite steel.

Plus as a handle material wood looks and feels way better than Titanium imho.

I'd even say: If I ever buy another Endura (I have three right now), it will most likely be exactly that HAP40 / Pakkawood model.

Very much personal preference of course .
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Re: Which endura?

Postby ferider » Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:40 am

blueblur wrote:
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:37 pm
I’d go with the wood. It really came out well and I like the extra heft it gives compared to the FRN.
Me too. My favorite Endura. I do have a Ti version too, but in the mean-time it also received a HAP40 blade. :)

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Re: Which endura?

Postby Filoso- » Tue Apr 02, 2019 11:46 am

Another vote for the Pakkawood Endura

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Re: Which endura?

Postby bearrowland » Tue Apr 02, 2019 5:23 pm

Very nice!
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Re: Which endura?

Postby anagarika » Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:17 am

I forgot that Cara Cara 2 comes in Ti if you’re also considering Ti handles. The ergos is closest to Pac Salt, as it was ‘derived’ from older Enduras.
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Re: Which endura?

Postby Sjucaveman » Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:08 am

Someone had a cutlery shoppe exclusive zome endura in hap 40 for 85 so I went with that.
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Re: Which endura?

Postby z4vdBt » Sat Apr 06, 2019 7:25 am

I love the Spyderco Volcano Grip pattern. I also love the Pacific Salt, and have a PlainEdge, and it's being modified to have an Endura-like blade profile - same as what I had done on my Salt 2. First pic below is what I sent to the knife modifier - Delica on top, Salt 2 on bottom with a line drawn on what I wanted done. Second is his pic of the finished product. Love the finished product - H1 marking was untouched!



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