Unlock Level 19
Melee Type Knife • Sharp
seconds 86 hits per minute 2,571
dmg per minute
Damage per Second 30
Jimmy isn't the kind of guy that thinks less is more, which is why he dual-wields his set of Specialist knives.
Specialist Knives is a pair of melee weapons available in , added with the release of PAYDAY 2 Jimmy and his eponymous character pack.
Specialist Knives are moderately weak damage-wise and knockdown-wise, charged or not, though they make up for this by having a fairly high swinging rate and concealment, making them decent as stealth melee weapons.
The Specialist Knives hold the same stats as the
Okinawan Style Sai.
It is recommended that players prepare a charge before attacking enemies.
If a player wishes for more damage, it is recommended that they get Berserker, Pumping Iron and Bloodthirst Aced from the Brawler skill tree.
If a player wishes for more knockdown, use Martial Arts Aced.
The Specialist Knives are modeled after a pair of American-made Ballistic knives. Their ability to "shoot" the blades is not available in-game.
Despite the inventory preview only showing one knife, the actual weapon and store icon has the player wielding two.
Inventory preview of the Specialist Knives. Note how only one knife is visible in the preview.