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knife is any cutting edge or blade, handheld or otherwise, with or without a handle. Most modern-day knives follow either a fixed-blade or a folding construction style, with blade patterns and styles as varied as their makers and countries of origin.
Survivalist knife Edit
A survivalist type knife, issued to
Vault-Tec vaults in New California. Rather light and easy to handle, it is often the beginner's first real melee weapon.
Kitchen knife Edit
A knife designed for culinary uses. This one looks to be an old chef's knife.
Cosmic knife Edit
A cooking knife made from an alloy called Saturnite. Thanks to the properties of Saturnite, the cosmic knife is exceptionally sharp in comparison to an average knife.
Old knife Edit
The following is based on and has not been confirmed by cut content Fallout canon sources.
An old knife with an rusty ornament.
Ceramic knife Edit
A large ceramic knife, designed for use by
Brotherhood of Steel operatives.