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Blemished Squiddy-U

Blemished Squiddy-U

Regular price $53.99 USD
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The Squiddy-U is the perfect companion for every occasion. Its precision CNC machined acetal frame creates a smooth flipping experience that's gratifying for all flippers. Expect a durable, comfortable, and quiet flipping experience with the Squiddy-U.

Blemished Products

Blemished trainers are models that didn't pass our inspection process due to cosmetic imperfections but are guaranteed to flip just as well as our new products. 

Blemished product sales are final (no returns accepted) but they do qualify for warranty (mechanical defects only). Any damages incurred by use is not covered by warranty. Replacement parts are available for purchase. Blemished models arrive in blemished boxes and may come with the following, but not limited to:

  • Light scratches
  • Light dents
  • Inconsistent machining finish
  • Inconsistent/mismatching colors

Each and every Squid Industries balisong is hand assembled and tested to ensure that each unit is an exceptional flipper. Balisongs come thread locked.

Blemished products arrive in a Squid Industries box with a sticker. Blemished products do not come in a Squid Industries Microfiber Bag. You can purchase a Squid Industries Microfiber Bag here.

Description

The Squiddy-U is a new color variant of the Squiddy-B. Just like the Squiddy-B, the Squiddy-U offers the same noise-reducing O-Ring System but with striking blue colored handles and O-ring! 

Both the Squiddy-B and Squiddy-U are made from Acetal. Acetal is an engineering thermoplastic used in precision parts requiring high stiffness, low friction, and excellent dimensional stability making it great for a balisong trainer. This trainer is safe, legal everywhere (including airplanes), and perfect for young folks whose parents don't want them shredding their new sofa with a sharp butterfly knife. 

The Squiddy-U utilizes the same hardware as our other premium models—phosphorous bronze washers and steel zen pin construction create a smooth flipping action you've come to expect from Squid Industries. Take your flipping skills up a notch with the Squiddy-U butterfly trainer!

Description

The Squiddy-U is a new color variant of the Squiddy-B. Just like the Squiddy-B, the Squiddy-U offers the same noise-reducing O-Ring System but with striking blue colored handles and O-ring! 

Both the Squiddy-B and Squiddy-U are made from Acetal. Acetal is an engineering thermoplastic used in precision parts requiring high stiffness, low friction, and excellent dimensional stability making it great for a balisong trainer. This trainer is safe, legal everywhere (including airplanes), and perfect for young folks whose parents don't want them shredding their new sofa with a sharp butterfly knife. 

The Squiddy-U utilizes the same hardware as our other premium models—phosphorous bronze washers and steel zen pin construction create a smooth flipping action you've come to expect from Squid Industries. Take your flipping skills up a notch with the Squiddy-U butterfly trainer!

Manufactured and assembled in the USA

Blemished Products

Blemished trainers are models that didn't pass our inspection process due to cosmetic imperfections but are guaranteed to flip just as well as our new products. 

Blemished product sales are final (no returns accepted) but they do qualify for warranty (mechanical defects only). Any damages incurred by use is not covered by warranty. Replacement parts are available for purchase. Blemished models arrive in blemished boxes and may come with the following, but not limited to:

  • Light scratches
  • Light dents
  • Inconsistent machining finish
  • Inconsistent/mismatching colors

Each and every Squid Industries balisong is hand assembled and tested to ensure that each unit is an exceptional flipper. Balisongs come thread locked.

Blemished products arrive in a Squid Industries box with a sticker. Blemished products do not come in a Squid Industries Microfiber Bag. You can purchase a Squid Industries Microfiber Bag here.

Features

Safe

The Squiddy-U is made of plastic, has no sharp edges, and is legal everywhere!

Public/Age-Friendly 

The Squiddy-U is designed with a friendly, harmless-looking face. The non-threatening face makes it a perfect EDC flipper. The rounded look and feel also make them great for kids.

Travel

On a similar note to public friendliness, the Squiddy balisong trainer is TSA safe. You can fly with it in your carry on baggage and flip it at the airport.

Build

Integral channel constructed PVC-C handles provide a strong and lightweight build

Phosphorus bronze washers for ultra-smooth flipping action

Latch-less, channel constructed handles offer ultra clean lines and a pleasing minimalist aesthetic

Specifications

Total Length (Open Position) 10"
Total Length (Closed Position) 5.75"
Handle Length 5.5"
Handle Thickness 0.5"
Blade Length 5.2"
Weight 2.6 Ounces
Handle Material
Blue Acetal
Handle Finish
Brushed
Blade Material
Black Acetal
Blade Finish
Brushed
Pin Design Zen Pins
Handle Design Channel
Pivot Design Washers (Phosphorus Bronze)
Latch Design Latchless
Balance Profile
Neutral

FAQ

Performance Pentagon

Rating System

Grip: Tactility and degree of control

Balance: Distribution of the weight in relation to optimal flipping

Durability: Longevity rating and overall resistance to damage

Tolerances: Accuracy and preciseness of the tuning and handle play

Noise: Sound level during flipping

Rating out of 10

Grip: 3 Balance: 9 Durability: 5 Tolerances: 7 Noise: 1
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Disclaimer

Each and every Squid Industries balisong is hand-assembled and tested to ensure that each unit is an exceptional flipper. All Squid Industries Balisongs arrive with a box and sticker. Balisongs come thread locked.

Squid Industries is not responsible for lost, stolen, or seized packages.

NOTE: The following product is a balisong (butterfly) knife trainer and not a real knife. The "blade" shown in the following pictures is merely dull and used to mimic the weight and feel of a real blade. Trainers are not weapons and are strictly made for recreational and educational purposes only.