Research:Knife (custom weapon)

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Custom knives

This seems like a good place to try to work out which options will get you what (or whether specific options actually have any impact on what you get).

Category: You can choose from the following: the other thing, dagger and knife.
Type: You can choose from the following: the short heavy kind, the long sharp kind and the other kind.
Edges: You can choose from the following: three, two and one.
Material: You can choose from the following: steel, iron, klatchian steel, silver, bronze, copper and gold.
Description (doesn't always show up): You can choose from the following: polished, darkened, battered, browned, pitted, rough, blued and rusty.
Handle: You can choose from the following: that other wood, brown leather, black leather, gaffer tape, blue cloth, red cloth, birchwood, something, cloth and oak.
Balance: You can choose from the following: sort of like that, sort of like this and the other thing.

Category Type Edges Material Description Handle Balance Result
The other thing The other kind 3 Iron Darkened That other wood Sort of like that This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from blued bronze. The brown leather grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Dagger The other kind 3 Klatchian steel not offered Black leather Sort of like that This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from battered bronze. The birchwood grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Knife The short heavy kind 1 bronze not offered brown leather Sort of like that This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from blued klatchian steel. The blue leather grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Knife The short heavy kind 1 bronze not offered brown leather Sort of like that Carving knife
Knife The short heavy kind 1 iron darkened gaffer tape Sort of like that This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from darkened bronze. The birchwood grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Knife The long sharp kind 3 klatchian steel not offered black leather sort of like this This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from polished bronze. The black leather grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Knife The other kind 2 steel rusty something the other thing Pending
Dagger The long sharp kind One Klatchian Steel not offered black leather The other thing This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from rough klatchian steel. The oak grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Dagger The long sharp kind Two Klatchian Steel not offered That other wood The other thing This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from battered klatchian steel. The oak grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
The other thing The long sharp kind Two Silver not offered blue cloth The other thing Pending
Dagger The long sharp kind Two Klatchian Steel not offered black leather sort of like that Pending
Knife the long sharp kind two klatchian Steel not offered that other wood sort of like this This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from battered silver. The black leather grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.
Knife the long sharp kind two klatchian Steel not offered that other wood sort of like this This is a short, relatively heavy knife, made from rough copper. The red leather grip is sturdy and comfortable, but the balance is... sort of strange.

Tenuous conclusion: the options you choose may have no effect on what you get. Knife/The short heavy kind/1/bronze/not offered/brown leather/Sort of like that resulted once in a custom knife, and once in a carving knife.


Prices actually paid for orders that ended up being klatchian steel knives: 19, 154, 9.74, 147.05, 24.35, 56.92 (DjToon). --Frazyl 21:30, 12 September 2011 (UTC)