Combat knife (Fallout: New Vegas)

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For an overview of combat knifes throughout the Fallout series, see Combat knife.
Combat knife
Combat knife.png
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Requirements
SkillMelee Weapons 50
Strength Req.3
Attack statistics
Dmg/Attack
15 (28.4)
DPS
45 (136.1)
Crit Dmg
15
Crit % Mult
x2
Attacks/Sec
3 (4.8)AP17
EffectBonus critical chance
.5x weapon reach
Other
Weight1Value$ 500
Item HP90
Repair
Combat knife
One-handed melee
Editor ID?
Base ID00004326
0013f76f (assassin)
00176e56 (cass)
Perk Effects
Perks (dam.)
Cowboy
(+3.8)
Grunt
(+3.8)
Lord Death
(+0.6)
Perks (Att.)
Slayer
(+0.9)
 
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The combat knife is a weapon in Fallout: New Vegas.

Background[edit | edit source]

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A high-quality military combat/utility knife,[1] the "Stallona" knife is made by SharpWit, Inc., using a funneled bowie shape and a stacked grip with a finger ring on the pommel (though some models may lack the ring and the funnel).[2] Certain models may have a serrated top edge[2] while others lack this feature.[3] The edge is guaranteed by the company to remain sharp for over a decade of use![4]

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

A large knife designed for both combat and survival. It has a long blade with a notched edge intended for cutting rope and small branches.

It has a special 'Back Slash' attack, which does 70% damage in V.A.T.S. at the cost of 14 action points (requires a Melee skill of 50).

Variants[edit | edit source]

Comparison[edit | edit source]

Name Dmg/att DPS Att/sec Crit mult Crit dmg AP cost Weight Item HP Value Stat Req.
Combat knife 15 45 3 x2 15 17 1 90 500 Melee Weapons:50 Strength:3
Chance's knife 22 91.3 4.2 x2 22 17 1 90 900 Melee Weapons:50 Strength:3

Locations[edit | edit source]

  • Combat knives are incredibly common across the Mojave. They are often randomly spawned in containers and bins, or can be found in almost all weapon stores.
  • One in good condition can be found on a blackjack table in the Vikki and Vance Casino. Go into the big, main room with the car, take a right, into the small room, and it should be on a table in the back right corner.
  • There's one on a table in the headquarters building in Cottonwood Cove.
  • Captain Curtis at Camp McCarran has one in full condition during the quest I Put a Spell on You.
  • Orris has one if you kill him in G.I. Blues.
  • At Camp Golf, in the House Resort, in the barracks in a shelf next to the mess hall. It can be taken without karma penalty.
  • One can be found inside Gomorrah in a "very hard" locked room, on a table beside a prostitutes corpse.
  • One can be found in very poor condition on top of a table in Boone's room.
  • A total of 10 can be obtained in Camp Searchlight, on the corpses of ghoul NCR troopers associated with the quest We Will All Go Together.
  • New California Republic troopers and Fiends often carry a combat knife.
  • One can be found in the second floor of a ruined building in Boulder City beside a couple of skeletons. You will also find a service rifle and a Ranger hat in this building, each in very low condition.
  • One can be found on a dead Wastelander at the back of Goodsprings Cave.
  • One in perfect condition can be found inside a sunken boat, at the Virgin River in the Honest Hearts add-on.

References

  1. The design mimics the KA-BAR knife of the USMC, designed for combat and utility.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Appearance in Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas.
  3. Appearance in Fallout 4.
  4. Item description: "{23600}{}{Combat Knife}"
    "{23601}{}{A high-quality combat knife, the Stallona is from SharpWit, Inc. The edge of this blade is guaranteed sharp for over a decade of use! Min ST: 2.}"
    (PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout), PRO ITEM.MSG (Fallout 2))