This Spyderco Paramilitary 2 is an amazing pocket knife that is made in the Spyderco factory in Golden, Colorado, USA, Earth. As befits Spyderco the finish is sublime. It opens easily and the famous Compression Lock, designed by Spyderco founder Sal Glesser, is very solid and easy to control.
The blade of the Spyderco Paramilitary 2 is made from CPM S30V-steel. A stainless type of steel that is very popular amongst enthusiasts. With a very thin grind, a perfect slicer. This version of the Para 3 has a serrated blade. Ideal to cut through sturdy materials such as rope and cardboard.
Spyderco Paramilitary 2: an ergonomic success story
Spyderco produces knives that should be used not looked at. And yet the Paramilitary 2 is amazing to look at. At the same time, however, the ergonomics are amazing as well. Designer Sal Glesser knows really well what works and what doesn't, you can tell when you look at this successful model.
|Right or left-handed||right-handed|
|Blade shape||leaf shape, drop point|
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