Spyderco Q – C35


Model Name: Q
Model Reference: C35
Designer: Sal Glesser
MSRP: $49.95
Description: The Spyderco Q was made as a affordable and lightweight knife with a laster cut blade that was made from 440C stainless steel. The Blade was available to be custom cut with your company logo on it or other design if you comissioned a certain number of blades produced. There exist at least 50 different cutout variations for the blade, not including blade edge variations and handle color variations. The spring lock is unique and patented, though not very reliable. The knife was originally called the Silhouette.

Blade Length: 2 1/2″
Closed Length: 3 3/8″
Overall Length: 5 3/4″
Weight: 1.2oz

Blade Material: 440C
Blade Finish: Satin Finished, Laster-cut
Blade Grind: Hollow Grind
Handle Material: FRN
Locking Mechanism: Spring Lock

Years Produced: 1996-2000 approx.
Manufacture Location: USA

There exists many different variations of this knife, with different laser cut-outs. Many may not have actually model numbers.
C35SBK – Serrated Edge
C35PBK – Plain Edge
C35PSBK – Combo Edge

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16 Responses to “Spyderco Q – C35”

  1. Joe Kelly III Says:

    Anyone know where I can find/buy a SPYDERCO Q C35SBK KNIFE? Mine was stolen years ago by the police and I wish to replace it now!!

  2. spyderco source Says:

    Try checking eBay or Bladeforums.. they come up for sale once in a while.

  3. Paul Says:

    I have the Blade magazine variation up on ebay right now at:


  4. spyderco source Says:

    Glad I can help you try and sell your knife! 😉

  5. Mark R. Says:

    I have 2 of the Spyderco Q model w/ serrated edge. They were demo/display models that I had and never sold. I’ll sell them for $65.00 each. Provide email and I’ll send pic’s

    Mark R
    Alton, IL

  6. Joe kelly III Says:

    Yo Mark R., if still for sale kellojo@comcast.net Thx!

  7. david reichel Says:

    I would like to buy a Spderco Q from you. Email me if you still have them! Thanks

  8. spyderco source Says:

    Hi – sorry I am not a seller, just info source!

  9. Kayddidit Says:

    Anyone have the spyderco Q C35SBK knife for sale? I’m looking to buy one for my fiance as a wedding gift! He used to have one long ago and lost it. Thanks!

  10. 30 Awesomely Bizarre Spyderco Knife Designs | Knife Depot Says:

    […] featured a fascinating design that’s come in a ton of variations — at least 50 according to Spyderco Source. The standard version of the Q has a cutout blade design with the Spyderco logo on a web. The […]

  11. Greg Says:

    I have a Spyderco Q, basically brand new condition. This Guy was selling $65 in 2010 and had people interested, since 8 years later and the knife hasn’t been made for 18 years I would want to mark up some. If anyone is interested, feel free to make an offer and I can send some pics. My last name is Pawlowski, my first I Greg, my email is g + my last name @live.com. Reach out if interested.

  12. Paige Says:

    Is the spyderco Q serrated knife still for sale?

  13. spyderco source Says:

    Looks like another guy is selling one.

  14. John Martin Says:

    I have a SPIDERCO c35 still in box never opened never used. I bought it in 98 and lost it lol but recently found. What would it sell for? Also is anyone interested?

  15. John Martin Says:

    I have a SPIDERCO c35 sheraded blade still in box and plastic never been opened or used it had been lost but I recently found it . Does anyone know what it is worth? I’m looking to sell it if it’s worth it. Let me know if you may be interested in it and a offer. There may be another comment by me saying pretty much the same thing but I wasn’t sure if it posted.

  16. Shane H Says:

    I have a plain edge first gen Q with the spyderco logo in the blade. I don’t have a box for it but it is in good shape! Any takers? Make an offer!

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