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Depends. Under Texas law you can not carry an illegal knife on or about your person (concealed or in the open does not matter).

An illegal knife is:

(A) knife with a blade over five and one-half inches;

(B) hand instrument designed to cut or stab another by being thrown;

(C) dagger, including but not limited to a dirk, stiletto, and poniard; (double edged)

(D) bowie knife;

(E) sword; or

(F) spear.

Texas Penal code Section 46.01 and 46.02

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Q: Is it legal to carry a fixed blade in Texas that is under 5.5'' and if so then does it need to be concealed?
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