Opinions on the new "pineapple" body style

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What does the collective think?

I could go with the pineapple provided it got shrank a bit. I didn't like the old body style either, not enough knurling. I think FiveMega got it right back in the day.
 

Olumin

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I also got a MD2 with the new style. I like it better then the old one, its more distinguished. It looks and feels more "premium", if that makes any sense. However, I dont think Im a fan of it for anything longer then the MD2 body. MD4s should have remained the way they were IMO.
 

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Honestly disliked it until I tried the 21700 body. The pineapple is excellent on this.
 

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My first Malkoff has the pineapple knurling (though I have plenty of other lights with more traditional grip-enhancers to compare it to), and I dig it. Between the girthy head, knurling, clip, and tricap, it's not hard to hold onto this light. Looks good, too.
 

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I like it. Just received my new one today, to be used at work. Took a picture before it gets beat up. I think it is enough knurling without being too much. I clip it on and off my pocket numerous times a day. Too much knurling takes a lot more effort.
 

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I like how it doesn't snag on my clothes, but it's also slippery when wet... kinda win-some-lose-some situation.
So far I've been more happy with the fact that it didn't tear a new one in my t-shirts than annoyed with the slippage.
 
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