Black Palm Stretch 2 Customized by Steve Ketchen of SKETCHENSCALES

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This knife started out life as a brown peel-ply G-10 Stretch 2. Sal Glesser of Spyderco says "tractors don't have to look like Ferraris". Perhaps not, but not everyone wants a tractor. I certainly don't, especially when I believe the tractor is really a potential Ferrari trapped under a pair of butt-ugly peel-ply G-10 scales. With that in mind, I sent the Stretch 2 out to SKETENSCALES, where Steve Ketchen worked his magic on it, by creating a pair of stabilized black palm scales with a diamond pattern "Anso style" texture. I think the result looks infinitely better than the original and it feels great in my hand.