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Getting knives into Australia

  • lxcr85r Monday, May 30, 2011 2:09 AM Reply
    just wondering if anyone out the has some idea on which knives will get through australian customs also if anyone has any tips of getting knives through customs
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  • apptrack Sunday, July 3, 2011 9:36 PM Reply
    You can get any knife only with a one sided blade and it isnt a butterfly knife...
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  • mrSilkie Tuesday, August 16, 2011 9:10 AM Reply
    Actually, i tried getting two knives in;

    http://www.dealextreme.com/p/carbon-steel-manual-release-folding-knife-with-clip-21-5cm-full-length-18259

    and

    http://www.dealextreme.com/p/classy-manual-release-folding-knife-with-holster-9199

    Both were seized, it seems that even a loose knife is enough to be classified for a flick knife.
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  • Junnyz Wednesday, October 26, 2011 3:33 AM Reply
    I got my butterfly knife like 6 months ago into australia =D
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  • SamQu Sunday, October 30, 2011 4:06 AM Reply
    I also tried to get that manual release knife in and both times it was seized labeled as a "flick knife"
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  • wobbly_wombat Wednesday, November 2, 2011 8:24 PM Reply
    Importing folding knives into Aus is a nightmare nowadays.
    Some time ago Customs decided to reinterpret the law - now pretty much any one hand opener can be called a "Flick knife" that can be opened with gravity or centrifugal force :(

    It's pretty stupid, but it's almost a lottery trying to import manual folders now... unless they're nail-nick slipjoints, there's a good chance you'll lose them.
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  • wolverine1718 Friday, November 11, 2011 8:59 PM Reply
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