Spyderco Para Military 2 Gray G-10 Maxamet

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  • $217.00
  • Regular price $310.00


This distinctive expression of the Para Military 2 combines all the proven qualities of the best-selling standard version of this model with Carpenter® steel’s state-of-the-art Micro-Melt® Maxamet® blade steel.

Maxamet is an extremely hard high-speed powdered tool steel developed specifically for use in the rollers in Carpenter’s steel mills. It possesses properties that transcend conventional high-speed tool steels and approach those of cemented carbides—the ultra-hard materials used to machine other steels. Spyderco is one of only a handful of companies to master the specialized methods necessary to machine, heat treat, and grind this demanding material to yield reliable, high-performance knife blades. We are now proud to offer it in selected models made in our U.S. factory in Golden, Colorado.

This knife's full-flat-ground PlainEdge™ blade takes full advantage of Maxamet's qualities, offering an unparalleled combination of strength, low-friction cutting performance, edge retention, and point utility. It is housed in a handle featuring dark gray textured G-10 scales and nested stainless steel liners that form the foundation of its high-strength Compression Lock® mechanism. A versatile four-position pocket clip and generously sized lined lanyard hole complete the package and support all possible carry preferences.

Technical Specs

Overall Length 8.29" (211mm)
Blade Length 3.47" (88mm)
Steel Maxamet®
Closed Length 4.82" (122mm)
Edge Length 3.05" (77mm)
Weight 3.8oz (108g)
Blade Thickness 0.145" (3.7mm)
Handle G-10
Clip Position Ambi
Tip Carry Position 4-position
Lock Type Compression
Grind Full-Flat
Sheath N/A
Origin United States