shapes and sizes.
usually consist of a blade
made of some
kind of metal or stone, with a handle at the other end.
there are fixed blade
knives. (meaning that
they don't fold, they need
a sheath to keep from getting cut)
and folding (the blade
usually folds into the blade
one of the most widely known is the switch blade
. (just a knife that
has a spring loaded blade
, no big deal)
and then there are knifes that have
the slides out of the handle. and some that have
fold onto the blade
then there are piece of crap
fantasise knives, dont waste your money.
not a weapon unless used as one, a knife
is a tool, that
doubles as a weapon.
then there is the term, to knife
to stab or cut someone, but not necessarily kill them.
very similar to shanking someone. (although shanks are better at a stab, usually favored
in the hammer fist or oriental knife