Tag: Sal Glesser

Military C36PIN CPM M4 Exclusive Run — Ghost in the Machine

For a funny reason I give name to knives I keep. It gives them more personality. For a strange reason all my C36 Military got name starting with G like Glesser. My Military Sprintrun CPM Cruewear is “Gandalf” because of its grey handle. My…

On the edge of the Polestar by JD

Like Nemo I have received my Polestar as a gift from Spyderco. It was in the goodie bag at the 2017 Amsterdam Meet. When I took the knife out of the box and looked it over my first impressions were positive. The blade opened…

Spyderco C220GPGY Polestar – Workhorse for the budget-conscious user.

Designed for budget-conscious knife users who demand genuine Spyderco quality, the Polestar was offered to all attendants at the last Amsterdam Minimeet (2017). That’s how I got mine. What could be the definition of a Workhorse ? We got example of knives which has…

Team Cuscadi new Carbon Fibers Scale on K390 Urban

Why the change ? I wanted a smoother experience. And give a more precious apparence. Carbon fiber is a really sturdy material and twenty years ago you could only find it in Formula One and jetfighters. The feel under the thimb is wonderful and…

Spyderco C127PGY Urban K390 – Lil’Grey Alien armed with Hyper Steel.

Mostly knives company gives the best steel to there flagship models but again Spyderco create the surprise in bringing a 1200 pieces sprintrun of their lightweight Urban slipjoint folder with the best of the best of the cold tool steel: the Austrian Swedish-made Bohler…

Spyderco C154TIP – Every Day Squeak !

It’s time to present a one year old friend who doesn’t want to leave my watchpocket. The Squeak in its Deluxe Sprint version: Titanium handle and Elmax steel blade. This little knife is made in Maniago Italy but has been designed by Sal Glesser….

SPYDERCO TATANKA C180G – FIRST GLIMPSE AT THE BUFFALO

So here it is that new In House design of a super folder. Sal Glesser’s signature is engraved near the spyderhole. God, this is an heavy contender (A stainless steel backspacer!!) and a huge folding knife but, once open, it’s surprisedly well balanced despite…

Spyderco Slysz Bowie ~ C186TI – The Iron Mistress

This folder was my favorite of all the knives shown on Amsterdam Minimeet 2014. I loved the ergos. The convex curves on the titanium. The reinterpreted bowie blade. The perfect size for an EDC. The attention to details. Really I have been more than…

SPYDERCO C06TI TUSK – PASCAL JAFFRE’S REVIEW “INSPIRATIONAL BLADE”

Once in a while I invite some friends to write reviews about knives. Pascal Jaffre is a passionate of classical music, shooting and computing with a lot of cultural background, he’s also a skipper. So, he was the right person to review the “Inspirational…

JD’S SPYDERCO LADYBUG IN SUPER BLUE STEEL LGYP3E

  Thanks to my friend Nemo I have had a chance to check out the Spyderco C(SB) steel with a full flat grind(ffg). This is my first ffg Ladybug and my first experience of Super Blue steel. Let me tell you what I found!…