swingshot
I don't know if this is even possible to answer, but when i was looking for an S/E a few months ago, seemed like T/Es were restocked much more often.

Have always found the S/E more pleasing to look at, and more functional due to more symmetry.

Thoughts? Feel free to disagree on all points.
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mjswan
I agree - the original HALO single edge blade profile is my favorite.
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Chief
The clip blade is more useable but the tanto looks more aggressive.  Another thought, combo edges are better for cutting fibrous material but plain edges are more pleasing to the eye.  Plus I can't resharpen combo edge worth a dang.
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DWScheel
Definitely aesthetic for me, the TE looks “meaner.” Agree with Chief comments 100%. For use, my “go to” are a manual clip point mini socom (handground) or something in the UDT family. If your primary focus is use and easy maintenance then the SE is the way to go. If you prefer the wow factor, a tanto will do that. 
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Chief
Might as well have a pic, my favorite production Halo.  H3 handle, original Halo style blade with H2 bloodholes.  NFS

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CMSgt USAF 1975 - 2000
USAF taught me to nuke millions of innocent people ... got damn good at it too.  It forged me into a warrior and no one hates war like a warrior.
http://www.johnferguson.net
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