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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby SpyderNut » Sat Feb 08, 2020 1:20 pm

bearrowland wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:39 am
Great to hear that Sal! I'll take any version that I can find.
Agreed! :)
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby jdw » Sat Feb 08, 2020 3:51 pm

SpyderNut wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 1:20 pm
bearrowland wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:39 am
Great to hear that Sal! I'll take any version that I can find.
Agreed! :)

Same here. I wouldn't be able to hand over my money fast enough.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby VooDooChild » Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:46 pm

Allright then, take my money.
sal wrote:
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... "The edge is a ghost"...

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Foundry81 » Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:39 pm

I would buy one or two.

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:14 pm

The longer I look at them the more hooked I become!
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby curlyhairedboy » Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:17 pm

Sal - I know you mentioned that these were a loss for you at the as-released msrp for a number of reasons.

Would the current 'good deal' prices mentioned in the thread (~$250) match what it actually cost you to produce?

If we get a re-release, I'd hate for Spyderco to take a bath again.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:05 pm

I agree.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Browncoat » Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:27 am

I had been longing after a spyderwrench for a while and finally got the opportunity to get my hands on one of them. In the variant I wanted no less!

I must say this does not disappoint. The spyderwrench is a fantastic tool. It is very well designed and manufactured. However, it does seems to complement a leatherman rather than replace it.

Also, I am almost hesitant to edc it, because it will be hard to replace. However, I can't help myself.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sun Feb 09, 2020 4:37 pm

Very nice Browncoat!! It looks brand new!
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby sal » Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:19 pm

Hi Curly,

There are many other models that we could produce for the same dollars with less gamble. I mentioned making one to Eric so it's being discussed, but I can assure you we are in no hurry to do this again.

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby araneae » Sun Feb 09, 2020 7:06 pm

Sumdumguy wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:14 am
I would welcome a Taichung Spyderwrench!
Probably not Taichung, but Taipei, the earlier factory used in Taiwan production.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Larry_Mott » Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:19 am

...And it has arrived. So nice i bought it twice :)

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:25 am

Way to go Larry! Complete with box and instructions!
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby JD Spydo » Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:27 pm

Oh for sure. Always get any paperwork, instructions and/or illustrations. Original boxes are always a plus. Especially when you got a rare bird like the Spyderench.

I've even kept all my paperwork on all the Spyderco sharpening equipment I've owned over the years. It may take time but even all of that stuff will prove to be highly collectible over time.

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:15 am

Larry, have you tried using yours yet? That crescent wrench looks like a great idea!
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Larry_Mott » Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:43 am

bearrowland wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:15 am
Larry, have you tried using yours yet? That crescent wrench looks like a great idea!
I haven't.. I own Gerber Snub and Needle nose multitools and a Buck tool from the 1990's but the only one i use at all is a 10 year old Gerber :)
Multitools are great last ditch gadgets, but i try to always use proper tools.
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:24 am

That's sound advice sir!
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Larry_Mott » Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:25 am

bearrowland wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:24 am
That's sound advice sir!
That said i have used the Gerber quite a lot in the garage (mostly the pliers) :)
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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby Larry_Mott » Sat Feb 29, 2020 9:56 am

Thanks to a kind hearted forum member, i now have a brand new, never used pouch for my Spyderench!
You're a real star, jabba359 i am so grateful!

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Re: Spyderwrench owners club

Postby bearrowland » Sat Feb 29, 2020 5:12 pm

I like that Larry! I'm willing to bet that the pouch is more rare than the tool, especially a like new one!
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