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Kitchen Knife
75px-Kitchen knife
Category Weapons > Melee
Type Blade
Repairable With Sharpening Stone
Size 1x3 (3 Slots)
Weight 170 g (0.37 lb)
Fragility 0.1%
Absorbency 0%
Type Normal Heavy
Health 15 20
Blood 100 100
Shock 17 25
Standing Sprinting
Range 1.2 3.3
Bleed Chance 100%
Locations Town, Village
Rarity Common
Variants None
A sharp kitchen knife with broad blade and a sturdy handle. Can handle vegetable as well as meat. — In-game description

The Kitchen Knife is a multipurpose tool that can also be used as a bladed weapon in DayZ.

Uses[ | ]

Action Details
Cut Rags Cut various articles of clothing into rags
Open Can Open canned food. Spills 0% - 20% of the food
Cut Sticks Chop down shrubs and bushes for sticks
Cut Bark Cut bark from trees
Remove Restraints Remove certain types of restraints from players
Skinning Skin and quarter dead animals or players for meats, pelts and other resources
Shave Shave facial hair