Your ultimate Zombie Apocalypse knife

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by Addicted_to_Knives, Nov 23, 2019.

  1. Nathanael C

    Nathanael C Basic Member Basic Member

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    Nov 9, 2019
    Fallkniven A1 Pro. Not a great melee weapon but it'll definitely outlast you, and cop some abuse prying doors when you stupidly get backed into a corner in a warehouse.
     
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  2. cbach8tw

    cbach8tw Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 9, 2006
    Question, do you become a zombie if they catch you? You know, what's is left after the meal? Just curious. :D Never watched the show to figure how that would play out.
     
  3. Barman1

    Barman1 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 21, 2013
    There are lots of shows and lots of different kinds of zombies and how they turn.
    I'm more of a traditional Romero zombie fan. Slow turn depending on number of bites and location as long as there hasn't been head trauma.

    Love these threads if only for the reason that it motivates me to research other types of blades I wouldn't usually.

    I really need that Von Tempsky Bowie I've been putting off buying now.;)
     
  4. Quiet

    Quiet "That guy" Platinum Member

    Oct 11, 2013
    I've got a CPK Behemother, I'd be alright. :)
     
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  5. not2sharp

    not2sharp Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 29, 1999
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    One of these should work; a Svord von Tempsky bowie. My example sports an 11" 5/16" L6 blade.

    Although, I note that zombies are herd creatures that seem to suffer from very low dexterity. If you capture them alive, strap bare knives to their arms and let them lose, they may end up chopping the pack to ribbons, sparing us the hard work. :rolleyes:

    n2s
     
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  6. Barman1

    Barman1 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 21, 2013
    Yup, as I mentioned above^^^.
    Pulled the trigger on that purchase an hour or so ago.
    I'm GTG now! Bring on the horde! :)
     
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  7. justjed

    justjed

    612
    Oct 23, 2010
    Zombies? 12 Gauge pump, 00 buck. Best shot is the pelvis. Shatter that, and all they can do is crawl. Even the undead are not immune to physics. Once down, any good chopper, like a Becker BK-4, will separate the cranium from the spine. Problem solved, with a minimum of fuss and bother...
     
  8. Casinostocks

    Casinostocks Factotum Platinum Member

    Mar 20, 2016
    Yup, not a slouch by any means ;)

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  9. ericdraven

    ericdraven Platinum Member Platinum Member

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    Jan 31, 2013
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  10. Currawong

    Currawong Gold Member Platinum Member Gold Member

    May 19, 2012
  11. bigsurbob

    bigsurbob

    207
    Jun 10, 2016
    Cold Steel Trailmaster San Mai
     
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  12. specgrade

    specgrade Gold Member Gold Member

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    Nov 21, 2009
    Ontario Spec Plus SPC6-95.
     
  13. 22-rimfire

    22-rimfire Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 20, 2005
    This is a cool picture. Did you create the picture by adding the knife and hand to a background or simply take it as is?
     
  14. Natlek

    Natlek

    Jun 9, 2015
    I like that knife ...............Zombie will stay in line to be killed when they see it :D
     
  15. Makael

    Makael KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 17, 2015
    At Blade Show West. Saw this knife from a small maker. It had a great raw look to it.
    Should make a great Zombie knife.
    Valavian Edge Medium Musso. 5160

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  16. rustyspike

    rustyspike

    81
    Jan 17, 2016
    Kukri, Esee 4, Bow and Arrow. Hunting weight bow. About 50 arrows. About 2 dozen set with broad heads.

    Might as well take a folder too.

    Rich K.
     
  17. MtnHawk1

    MtnHawk1 Gold Member Gold Member

    157
    May 22, 2019
    I don't take a few extra ounces of weight into consideration when it comes down to a tool that might save my life, or another's. In a survival or emergency situation, especially when I might only have one edged tool, I want a knife that can do everything a knife can do, including chopping wood.

    Busse Basic 10. Swamp Rat Battle Rat is a very close second.
     
  18. 22-rimfire

    22-rimfire Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 20, 2005
    I think us knife knuts have the Zombie Apocalypse taken care of. Preparation is everything!
     
  19. Currawong

    Currawong Gold Member Platinum Member Gold Member

    May 19, 2012
    It's just a normal photo. There are bushfires where I am so the background is smoke. Thought it fit with the apocalyptic theme nicely.

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  20. 22-rimfire

    22-rimfire Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 20, 2005
    The smoke does add a lot of interest. Here is a shot of a whitetail buck I took a couple years ago with a bluish smoke haze in the background. It is one of my favorites.
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