Spyderco Manix & Manix2 XL – C95

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Manix2 XL
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Model Name: Manix, Manix2 XL
Model Reference: C95
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $199.95
Description: The Manix was designed to be a top-quality knife with a very high-rated lock strength. No cost was spared when designing this knife, and likely was only the price it was because there were no design royalties. The knife was released as a sprint run in 2008 with foliage green g-10 after production stopped in 2007.

The C95 model was re-released in late 2011 as the Manix2 XL, with the extra large blade and a Ball Bearing lock instead of the Compression Lock of the original Manix.

Blade Length: 3 3/4″, 3.85″ (Manix2 XL)
Closed Length: 5 1/16″, 5.09″ (Manix2 XL)
Overall Length: 8 13/16″, 8.94″ (Manix2 XL)
Weight: 6.1oz, 5.2oz (Manix2 XL)

Blade Material: CPM-S30V
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Full Flat
Handle Material: G-10
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2004-2008, 2011-Current
Manufacture Location: Golden, Colorado, USA

Variations:
C95GP – Plain Edge
C95GPS – Partially Serrated
C95GPFG – Plain Edge, Foliage Green G-10
C95GPBBK2 – Black Blade Manix2 XL
C95GP2 – Manix2 XL

Spyderco UK Penknife – C94

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Model Name: UK Penknife, DK Penknife
Model Reference: C94
Designer: Sal Glesser supported by British Blades Forum
MSRP: $149.95
Description: The UK Penknife (and DK Penknife for Denmark) was created because demand in the British Blades forum for a knife that was legal for UK carry. UK does not allow locking blades or blades over 3″.

Blade Length: 2 15/16″
Closed Length: 4 1/16″
Overall Length: 6 15/16″
Weight: 2.4oz

Blade Material: CPM-S30V
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Full Flat (Sheepsfoot version is hollow)
Handle Material: G-10
Locking Mechanism: Slip Joint

Years Produced: 2004-2009
Manufacture Location: Golden, Colorado, USA

Variations:
C94GP – Black G-10, Leaf Blade
C94GPDK – Black G-10, Leaf Blade Denmark version with Shorter Blade and no Spydie hole
C94GPFG – Foliage Green G-10, Leaf Blade
C94GPOR – Orange G-10, Leaf Blade
C94GPFG3 – Foliage Green G-10, Drop Point Blade
C94GSOR2 – Orange G-10, Sheepsfoot Blade
C94TIP – Plain Edge, Titanium Handle
C94PBL – Plain Edge, Blue FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PBK – Plain Edge, Black FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PGY – Plain Edge, Gray FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PMR – Plain Edge, Maroon FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PSBL – Combo Edge, Blue FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PSBK – Combo Edge, Black FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PSGY – Combo Edge, Gray FRN, BD1 Steel
C94PSMR – Combo Edge, Maroon FRN, BD1 Steel
C94SBL – Serrated Edge, Blue FRN, BD1 Steel
C94SBK – Serrated Edge, Black FRN, BD1 Steel
C94SGY – Serrated Edge, Gray FRN, BD1 Steel
C94SMR – Serrated Edge, Maroon FRN, BD1 Steel

Spyderco Navigator II – C93

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Model Name: Navigator II
Model Reference: C93
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $99.95
Description: The Spyderco Navigator II brings back an old design of the Navigator in a new package with Stainless Steel Handles. The Navigator II was only produced for two years.

Blade Length: 2 1/4″
Closed Length: 3 1/4″
Overall Length: 5 7/16″
Weight: 2.7oz

Blade Material: VG-10
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Flat Sabre Grind
Handle Material: Stainless Steel
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2005-2006
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C93P – Plain Edge
C93S – Serrated Edge

Spyderco Kopa – C92

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Model Name: Kopa
Model Reference: C92
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $159.95-$299.95
Description: The Spyderco Kopa is available in a myriad of handle insert variations, with every variation produced in 600 peice limited editions. The model does not appear in Regular Spyderco Catalogs only Sprint Run catalogs. All Kopas are currently made with VG-10 steel and are plain edge.

Blade Length: 1 15/16″
Closed Length: 3 7/16″
Overall Length: 5 3/16″
Weight: 2.5oz

Blade Material: VG-10
Blade Finish: Satin
Blade Grind: Full Flat Grind
Handle Material: Varies with Stainless Steel Bolsters
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2005-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C92CBP – Cocobolo Wood
C92BMP – Black Micarta
C92EVP – Evrina
C92TCP – Tiger Coral
C92ACP – Apple Coral
C92GPP – Gold Pearl
C92TQP – Turquoise
C92BQP – Black Quince
C92PAP – Pearl & Abalone
C92JBP – Honey Jigged Bone
C92SWP – Stacked Wood
C92PBP – Pacific Blue Bone
C92AWP – Abalone with Black & White Pearl Stripes
C92GBP – Giraffe Bone
C92CFP – Carbon Fiber
C92SQP – Squash Bone

Spyderco Pacific Salt – C91

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Model Name: Pacific Salt
Model Reference: C91
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $109.95
Description: The Pacific Salt is the big brother of the Salt, and is patterned after the famous Endura. The Pacific Salt is Spyderco’s non-rusting version of their Endura, using H1 blade steel and non-oxidizing steel components. The Pacific Salt was released in an all black version in 2009 as well.

Blade Length: 3 3/8″
Closed Length: 4 15/16″
Overall Length: 8 5/8″
Weight: 3oz

Blade Material: H-1
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Hollow Grind
Handle Material: FRN
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2004-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C91PBK – Plain Edge, Black FRN
C91SBK – Serrated Edge, Black FRN
C91PYL – Plain Edge, Yellow FRN
C91SYL – Serrated Edge, Yellow FRN
C91PBBK – Black Blade, Black FRN, Plain Edge

Spyderco Stretch – C90

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Model Name: Stretch
Model Reference: C90
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $164.95 (SS), $259.95 (CF)
Description: The stretch was designed as a Hunter, but is an all-purpose design, which is something of a natural progression of the Spyderco Pro-Grip. Available in a Carbon Fiber version in addition to the Stainless Steel/Kraton Rubber version, the CF version incorporated many features that Sal Glesser created as a pet project for himself. The Stainless version was discontinued in 2006, but the Carbon Fiber is still in production along with a FRN Version both with ZDP-189 blades.

Blade Length: 3 1/2″
Closed Length: 4 1/4″ (SS), 4 7/16″ (CF,FRN)
Overall Length: 7 3/4″ (SS), 7 15/16″ (CF,FRN)
Weight: 4.5oz (SS), 4.4oz (CF), 3.4oz (FRN)

Blade Material: VG-10, ZDP-189
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Full Flat Grind
Handle Material: Stainless Steel with Kraton Rubber Inserts, Carbon Fiber
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2004-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C90P – Plain Edge
C90PS – Partially Serrated
C90CF – Plain Edge, Carbon Fiber, ZDP-189
C90PBLE – Plain Edge, Blue FRN, ZDP-189

Spyderco Atlantic Salt – C89

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Model Name: Atlantic Salt
Model Reference: C89
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $119.95
Description: The Atlantic Salt is Spyderco’s H-1 rustproof Steel version of their Rescue Folder. The knife is based on the same patter, with the same sheepsfoot style blade.

Blade Length: 3 11/16″
Closed Length: 4 5/8″
Overall Length: 8 1/4″
Weight: 2.45oz

Blade Material: H-1
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Hollow Grind
Handle Material: FRN
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2005-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C89SBK – Serrated Edge, Black FRN
C89PBK – Plain Edge, Black FRN
C89SYL – Serrated Edge, Yellow FRN
C89PYL – Plain Edge, Yellow FRN

Spyderco Salt – C88

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Model Name: Salt or Salt I
Model Reference: C88
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $71.95 (2004), $94.95 (2009)
Description: The Spyderco Salt I is patterned after the Spyderco Delica, and features the first implementation of H-1 Steel, which Spyderco pioneered in the knifemaking world. H-1 Steel is a high performance steel that WILL NOT RUST! The steel is rolled hard to begin with so does not require heat-treament.

Blade Length: 3″
Closed Length: 4″
Overall Length: 7″
Weight: 2oz

Blade Material: H-1
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Hollow Grind
Handle Material: FRN
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2004-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C88PBK – Plain Edge, Black FRN
C88SBK – Serrated Edge, Black FRN
C88PYL – Plain Edge, Yellow FRN
C88SYL – Serrated Edge, Yellow FRN

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Spyderco Scorpius – C86

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Model Name: Scorpius
Model Reference: C86
Designer: Eric Glesser
MSRP: $99.95
Description: The Spyderco Scorpius is another of Spyderco’s “designed-in-the-dark” knives where the fuction comes before form. Designed by Sal’s son Eric Glesser, the Scorpius is supposed to be an “urban tactical utility knife”. The distinctive finger choils and tail allow the user several hand positions as well as giving the knife maximum retention in the hand.

Blade Length: 3″
Closed Length: 4 3/8″
Overall Length: 7 5/16″
Weight: 4.3oz

Blade Material: VG-10
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Hollow Grind
Handle Material: Stainless Steel
Locking Mechanism: Lock Back

Years Produced: 2004-2007
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C87P – Plain Edge
C87S – Serrated Edge

Spyderco Spin – C86

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Model Name: Spin
Model Reference: C86
Designer: Eric Glesser
MSRP: $89.95 (Web), $104.95 (Etched)
Description: The Spyderco Spin is the smallest knife in Spyderco’s little big knife line with only a two-finger sized handle. The knife uses a stainless steel handle with high performance frame lock. The full flat ground wharncliffe blade does an amazing job with day to day chores.

Blade Length: 1 13/16″
Closed Length: 2 7/16″
Overall Length: 4 1/8″
Weight: 1.35oz

Blade Material: VG-10
Blade Finish: Satin Finish
Blade Grind: Full Flat Grind
Handle Material: Stainless Steel
Locking Mechanism: Frame Lock

Years Produced: 2006-Current
Manufacture Location: Seki-City Japan

Variations:
C86ET – Etched Handle, Plain Edge
C86P – Web Handle, Plain Edge