Product Code: EKH-EGBK-20
Category: Beyond Khukuri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel(5160), Refine Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal Laha ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 13.5 inch.
Weight: 1500 gms.(Including packaging) .
Price: US $160
This is of the latest product of Ex Gurkha Khukuri House(EGKH).This 13.5 Inch 3 Chiras Balance kukri has beautiful blade in shape. The shape of this khukuri is similar to that of Boomerang. Balance khukuri (kukri) means that it can be balanced in the middle of the edge of the blade. To craft this kind of khukuri (kukri) is very difficult because it has to be equally proportionate at the both ends. There is saying that if you throw this knife, it will hit in the right target. 13.5 inch 3 Chiras Balance Custom Kukri compact version of the Khukuri knife that is handcrafted in the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. It is a very old traditional khukuri design which derives it's name from the Angkhola village in far eastern Nepal. The shape and size of this khukuri (kukri) is similar to Angkhola khukuri (kukri) with groove on the blade, it is forged in a different manner and is perhaps one of the most difficult to craft. It is also called budhune Khukuri (budhune, one of the oldest kukris made in Nepal). The craftsmanship on this knife is amazing so if you are looking for the finest quality khukuri you will not be dissapointed!The notch (kaura or kaudi) in the blade near the hilt of most khukuris serves as conduit for the blood on the blade to drip out, thus preventing it from soiling the hilt, as well as a device for catching and neutralizing and enemy blade. The handle is more practical, more beautiful.
Blade Size and Type : 13.5 inch (34.43cm) Handmade and Unpolished blade.
Handle Size and Type : 6 inch (15.3cm) Rosewood full tang Blocker handle.
Overall length : 19.5 inches.
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel(5160), Refine Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal Laha ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 950 gms (38 Oz.Approx).
Upper Spine : 9mm.
Lower Spine : 3mm.
Belly : 6.5cm.
Handle Circumference : 4.5 Inch.
Hardness of steel : spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=54-55 RC.
Complementary : Certificate of Guarantee, Tag, Wrapping Lokta Paper.
Place of Origin : Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).