Sec. 46.05. PROHIBITED WEAPONS. (a) A person commits an offense if the person intentionally or knowingly possesses, manufactures, transports, repairs, or sells: (1)(A) an explosive weapon; (B) a machine gun; (C) a short-barrel firearm; (2) armor-piercing ammunition; (3) a chemical dispensing device; (4) a zip gun;(5) a tire deflation device; (6) a firearm silencer; (7) an improvised explosive device... (e) Except as otherwise provided by this subsection, an offense under this section is a felony of the third degree. An offense under Subsection (a)(5) is a state jail felony.

*As of September 1, 2013 in the State of Texas it is legal to own a switchblade knife and a springblade knife.

**As of September 1, 2019 in the State of Texas it is legal to own knuckles.