Hunting Knife
Hunting Knife
The Hunting Knife found in DayZ.
Category Melee weaponsBladed melee weapons
Required slots 2 (1 x 2)
Bleed chance 100%
Blood damage -20
Effective range 1.5m
Health damage -20
Shock 10
Shock (Head) 100
Swing time 0.5 secs
Rarity Rare
Absorbency 0%
Class name(s) huntingknife
Fragility 1.00%
A hunting knife is a knife used during hunting for preparing the game to be used as food: skinning the animal and cutting up the meat.
— In-game description.


The Hunting Knife is a Bladed melee weapon in DayZ. It can be held in the players hands or put into a players inventory taking up a 1 x 2 inventory slot. It is found at Farm and Residential areas and is rare. The Hunting Knife is also non-absorbent.

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  • Weapon statistics obtained from DayZDB.
Melee weapons in DayZ
Bladed melee weapons CleaverCombat KnifeFirefighter AxeHatchetHay HookHunting Knife
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