Hunting Knife

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Max Stack:1

Overview of Hunting Knife In 7D2D

The Hunting Knife is a great tool to harvest animals, birds and zombies for meat, bone, animal fat, feathers and rotten flesh. It can also be used as a melee weapon to kill zombies.

Uses Of Hunting Knife


You can use the Hunting Knife as a tool by pointing it at the target and left-clicking on the mouse. Although you can hit any item or block this item is much more effective as a harvesting tool against dead animals and rotten meat.


This item also makes a pretty good melee weapon to slash down zombies with.

Weapon PropertiesCharacteristic PropertiesScrapping/Forging Properties
Entity Damage6.1Durability (Min Quality)462ScrapableYes
Power Attack Entity Damage12.2Durability (Max Quality)1154Scraps IntoIron
Block Damage5.3Degradation per Use1Meltableyes
Power Block Damage10.6Repaired UsingRepair KitMelts IntoIron
Range2Base Price>350Combustibleno
Attacks per Minute120Max Stack1  
Stamina Usage8.2    
Power Attack Stamina Usage12.3    
Damage Multiplier: Metal0.2    
Damage Multiplier: Stone0.2    
Butcher ToolYes    
Butcher Damage Multiplier1.6    
Butcher Resource Multiplier1    
Disassemble ToolNo    



The following items are required to craft this melee weapon in 7 Days 2 Die:



Schematics & Perks


8* Forged Iron

Hunting Knife Schematic or Deep Cuts Level 1

7 Days to Die Forged Iron

4* Wood


2* Leather


2* Duct Tape


The recipe shown above lets you craft a Hunting Knife of Quality level 1. As you increase the Deep Cuts perk you will be able to craft it of higher quality up to level 5. The higher the level, the more materials it is required. The table below shows the number of materials required to craft different quality Hunting Knife.

Required Materials

 Quality 1Quality 2Quality 3Quality 4Quality 5
7 Days to Die Forged Iron812162024
7 Days to Die Wood4681012
Duct Tape23456

Repairing Hunting Knife

With each use, the Hunting Knife deteriorates. Once its durability is over, you cannot use the Hunting Knife without repairing with. A repair kit is required in order to restore it back to its maximum durability.

Hunting Knife Mods

ImageNameAffected PartDescription
 Tempered Blade ModDamageIncreases block damage by and lower degradation.
 Serrated Blade ModDamageAdds a chance to cause a Bleeding Wound on the attack.
 Structural Brace ModDurabilityModerately decreases degradation rate.
 Diamond Blade Tip ModDurabilityGreatly reduces degradation rate.
 Fortifying Grip ModHealthWhen health is below 50% gain additional health regeneration.
 Ergonomic Grip ModHealthDecreases melee stamina usage and increase weapon handling of bows.
 The Hunter ModSpecial DamageIncreases damage to living beings.
 Rad Remover ModSpecial DamageTemporarily disables the regeneration ability of radiated zombies.


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