1,143. Thorien. ... as a matter of fact. The Spyderco Native 5, is one of the latest offerings from Spyderco in their Native line.The Native 5 is offered in a few different models, with the differences being the handle material and blade styles. The Native 5 LW and Dragonfly 2 in FRN remain stalwarts in my collection, and at the top of my Best EDC Knives list. Tip in good condition, FRN looks in good condition but the clip does have scratches on it. The Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight is the new edc knife from Spyderco. The Spyderco Native 5 has been a mainstay of Spyderco's American-made line of knives. Spydercoâs Native® 5 Lightweight CPM S110V combines the highly evolved form, function, and ergonomics of the Native 5 Lightweight with state-of-the-art CPM® S110V blade steel. Apr 15, 2016 - The Spyderco Native 5 in S110V and FRN represents good value for those looking for a high end blade or a lightweight EDC, but it's not perfect. The Native 5 Lightweight is the latest version of the Native, which was originally introduced in 1997, and has gone through several evolutions since. Here is the Spyder Source page on the Native 5. Other â¦ (Though that is probably a preference. The handle is short for my large size hands. I think the Native 5 Lite-weight is the best light weight lock-back we've ever made. Another bonus for lightweight enthusiasts and fans of minimal everyday carry is how small the Native 5 is. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. ). It features a premium CPM-S110V stainless steel blade and a lightweight fiberglass reinforced nylon handle with a reversible pocket clip and lanyard hole. Spyderco Native 5. If you are looking for a lightweight EDC that remains sharp and will hold up to Southern heat and humidity (Georgia) then this is the knife for you. A review of the Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight in S110V. The knife has a great blade shape and high quality s35vn steel. Before I wrap this review entirely, I want to give a little compare/contrast of the two and offer a â¦ What do you think of the Native 5? CPM S110V is a high-alloy martensitic stainless tool steel manufactured by the Crucible® Particle Metallurgy (CPM) process. It features a fiberglass reinforced nylon (FRN) handle. The Native 5 knife embodies the design and performance of the lightweight Native. Eric, Tom (Facotry manager) and Doug (engineer) worked on the lock refinement for more than two years. Nice review and nice pics. I have a spyderco Native 5 lightweight in s110v that was given to me by a friend who hasnât used it in months. Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Thorien, Mar 15, 2016. You get the same cutting performance of their heavier knives at a fraction of the weight. Here is an excellent Nemo Knives written review of the Native 5. Spyderco is one of the most respected knife companies today, so I expected the Native 5 to not disappoint. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. 5.0 rating with 2 reviews review & rate 0 Questions & 0 Answers. I'm in Alberta to, and I was wondering where you bought your knife from? â +38 (067) 629-54-54 100% Ð¾ÑÐ¸Ð³ÑÐ½Ð°Ð». In operation since 1998, BladeForums.com has led the industry since Day 1. I bought this lightweight in S35VN because for the money, you can't beat the value of this knife! Other than that the thin blade stock and fantastic steel take on all of my EDC tasks and I really enjoy this knife. Paid Subscribers don't see ads! Not much to add as knife had not been carried. Spyderco Native 5 in Fluted Carbon Fiber and S90V Review â Final Thoughts. It features a fiberglass reinforced nylon (FRN) handle. Spydercoâs Native 5 Lightweight CPM S110V combines the highly evolved form, function, and ergonomics of the Native 5 Lightweight with state-of-the-art CPM S110V blade steel. I sure have a S110V Native, but it sure would be fun to own! ÐÑÐ¶ Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight Dark Blue CPM S110V âº ÐÑÐ¿Ð¸ÑÐ¸ Ð½ÑÐ¶ Spyderco C41PDBL5 Ð½Ð° ÐÐµÐ¼Ð¿ÑÐ°Ð¹ÑÑ! ....Mine is actually quite rough opening and closing, it's tight and the action is very jerky. search. Recently bought a 940-1, a zt 0450 too, and I own, and for reference, 3 S110V blades pm2, manix 2 g10 and lw, pm2's in m390, cruwear and good ol s30v, cruwear para 3, pakkawood Endura hap 40, 2 caly 3 sprints in hap 40, Benchmade 940-1 and 940-2, native 5 lightweight the original delica and a few I'm forgetting. Its clean and simple grind makes it a step up from the Native 3, and the lighter handles make it a better EDC than the previous Native 5. ), DLC coated, plain, serrated or half serrated. While the Dragonfly IIgets the job done, the Native 5 gives you more options. Itâs a full size knife, but at less than 2.5 ounces you hardly notice it in the pocket. The Spyderco Native has an overall length of 6.875â³, a 3â³ blade, a weight of 2.45 ounces, and is made in the USA. Centering looks good with no scratches or trails. In many ways, the Native 5 in FRN is an improvement over other Natives. The ergonomics of the handle is what kills it for me. The Spyderco Native 5 is one of the most popular knives that Spyderco makes. ... May 6, 2016 #32. blanex1. It features a G-10 handle with full-length skeletonized steel liners. This Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight knife features a dark blue FRN handle and CPM-S110V steel blade. S110V is a royal pain in the arse to sharpen. Mine was the same, after about 300 openings and a bleeding thumb, it's now pretty smooth! The Spyderco Native 5 is the 5th generation of the Native line and theyâve just about perfected it in my opinion.. One of the best knives you can get if youâre looking for high-quality steel and premium design, the NATIVE 5 is a beast that combines strength, superior cutting performance, edge retention, and point utility it comes with a grey, injection-moulded reinforced-fibreglass-nylon handle, the Native 5 has a back lock mechanism and â¦ While it's not perfect, and there were a few flaws, the Spyderco Native 5 â¦ And in it was my well anticipated Native 5 in S110V. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Mar 15, 2016 #1. The first choil, where the blade and handle meet, allow positioning the index finger closer to the knife's sharpened edge for control over the cutting surface. How do you like the Maxamet? It expresses the time-tested size, shape, and ergonomics of the original design with the benefit of state-of-the-art materials and a highly refined back lock mechanism that â¦ Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight S110v Blue FRN Mini Review ... and it is a wonderful small edc. In my mind there are two real competitive options when it comes CF/S90V production knives. I happen to think this is a great knife for suburban daily carry. This was purchased at the factory in Golden, CO and holds a place in my heart. Feb 11, 2015. vary nice review,i enjoy using the native 5's but have been holding out for the titanium fluted/S35VN â¦ search. This Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight knife features a dark blue FRN handle and CPM-S110V steel blade. The Native family also comes in CPM S90V, CPM S110V, Maxamet (expensive! The addition of the ultra-light handles is also a nice touch. Sal Glesser designed the Native 5. House of Knives in Market Mall in Calgary -- it was marked down. No scratches on the blade, lockup is solid and centering is good. Spydercoâs lightweight versions have gained traction for good reason. Discussion in 'Knife Reviews & Testing' started by Alberta Ed, Oct 11, 2018. Upon opening it I also discovered that I was one of the lucky 1 in 50 to receive an Endura upgrade, which is the light blue handled knife. Closed, the Native 5 is only 4 inches long, while the blade measures 3 inches when extended. I've read some reviews equating it with S110V (I do like that steel in my Military). There will be a sprint run later this year with CF scales and an S110V â¦ The knife itself weighs 3.4 oz, making this one of the lightest knives in its class. The Native 5 knife embodies the design and performance of the lightweight Native. Take your pick. ÐÐ¾ÑÑÐ°Ð²ÐºÐ° Ð¿Ð¾ Ð£ÐºÑÐ°ÑÐ½Ñ. Thank you Spyderco for bringing S110v steel to a larger market, this is my second knife with â¦ I think I might be looking for the G-10 version when it comes out. May 6, 2016 #31. Check out my review. The jimped finger choil positions the index finger behind the cutting edge while jimping â¦ The first is the Benchmade 940-1 and the second is this one. It weighs 2.5 ounces, â¦ The Native 5 is, right now, available only in the S35VN version. right now I am on a lockback kick so if I were you I would go with the knife center exclusive linerless g10 native 5. Ð¡Ð¿ÐµÑÑÐ°Ð»ÑÐ½Ð° ÑÑÐ½Ð°! That was a â¦ I am so glad I decided on the Native 5 Lightweight with S110v steel. [WTS] Spyderco Native 5 lightweight s110v (C) Sold/traded. Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight S110v Blue FRN Mini Review Discussion in 'Spyderco' started by Thorien, Mar 15, 2016. Here is a video overview of the Native 5. I like the blurple more in G10 than in FRN or other lightweight matierals, this just looks more like a navy â¦ As the name suggests it is the lightweight version of the original. The design has therefore evolved over the years and with the latest major revision being the Native 5. This 2016 edition of the Native 5 knife features a dark blue G-10 handle and a CPM-S110V steel blade. Government Restriction By adding to cart ... Spyderco Native 5 Folding Knife Lightweight CPM S110V, Dark Blue, C41PDBL5 7 of 8 images. This Native 5 has a lightweight black FRN handle and a full-flat ground S30V steel blade. The jimped finger choil positions the index finger behind the cutting edge â¦ Re: Para 3 vs Native 5 (S110V) for EDC Post by Spydergirl88 » Tue Nov 07, 2017 4:46 am para 3 is smooth as can be. I've had the Native 5 Lightweight for about six months now and used it a lot. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight Folding Knife - Dark Blue FRN Handle with PlainEdge, Full-Flat Grind, CPM S110V Steel Blade and Back Lock - C41PDBL5 at Amazon.com. I have the S110V in both handle materials, but I prefer the lightweight version as an EDC knife. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Spyderco Native 5 Lightweight Signature Folder Knife with 2.95" CPM S110V Steel Blade and Dark Blue FRN Handle - PlainEdge Grind - C41PDBL5 at Amazon.com. Knife is in new condition as I am original owner so Rated A. Spyderco C41GPDBL5 Native 5 Dark Blue G-10 The Native® 5 is the result of years of evolution and refinement of Spydercoâs popular Native model. I've sharpened a, (You must log in or sign up to reply here. Speaking oâ¦ If youâre interested I also reviewed the Spyderco Military S110V â¦ Spyderco has made a lot of amazing knives, but very few of them have been as popular as their Native line of knives. Really nice review. (You must log in or sign up to reply here. Dec 4, 2017 - The Spyderco Native 5 S110V G10 is a formidable EDC knife with super steel and a rock solid handle. 73. The Native 5 S110V Dark Blue G10 is part of the Spydercoâs âblurpleâ lineup along with the Military, Paramilitary 2 and the Manix 2.. Having previously reviewed the FRN S110V Native 5 I will keep this review super short and focus on why you might choose the G10 version over the lighter and cheaper FRN. The Native 5 knife embodies the design and performance of the lightweight Native. The Native 5 Lightweight is my favorite Spyderco design. I usually shop at Cutting Edge at the North Hill Shopping Centre on 16th Ave. as they have a better selection and often good sales. CPM S110V is a high-alloy martensitic stainless tool steel manufactured by the Crucible Particle Metallurgy (CPM) process. Just let it break in a little and it'll be fine! I think I may take it apart and see if there are washers to be cleaned or something. Thanx David. In operation since 1998, BladeForums.com has led the industry since Day 1. More information The Spyderco Native 5 S110V. ). The handle on the Native is patterned with two separate finger choils.