Originally Posted by garudatwo
My vote's for a blox. You shouldn't have to pay anything more than $50 for a piece of steel that's been turned and tapped.
A piece of steel? Like hell I'm going to have a piece of steel for a shift knob. Second degree burns in the summer, frost bite in the winter. I'd happily spend a bit more for a knob made out of a proper material with low thermal conductivity.