Product Code: EKH-RUPK-08
Category: Raw Unpolished Kukri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Water Buffalo refine lather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 8 inch.
Weight: 900 gms (including packaging).
Price: US $70
This knife is identical in measurement and weight to the Angkhola. This model is made in Angkhola Village therefore also known as Panawal Angkhola. panawal khukuri is mainly used in the countryside of Nepal by farmer as woodcutting and general purpose tool. This is very common agricultural and household implement in Nepal. The blade is make by the process of countinue folding and beating so the blade is very strong. 8" blade is made of higly graded carbon steel with balance water temper on the edage so its very strong. 5"full tang handle is made of very strong wood "SAHDAN". The handle has got blocker near the kajo so hand never sleep on the blade. scabbard is made of water buffalo leather. Two small knife("karda" and" chakmak") are free with this knife. "karda" sharp one is for small type of work and "chakmak" blunt one is to make the blade sharp. This blade can be used to chop wood, clearing bushes, cuting meat and other type of domestic work. This knife can be the best tool during campanig. Unpolished blade is best for the jungle use.
* Specification of 8 Inch Panawal Angkhola BH kukri Real working knife :
This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement.
Blade Size and Type : 8 inch (20cm) Handmade and Polished blade.
Handle Size and Type : 4.5 inch (11.25cm) Rosewood full tang blocker handle.
Overall length : 12.5 inches.
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Water Buffalo refine lather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Upper Spine : 12mm.
Lower Spine : 5mm.
Blade Belly : 4.8cm.
Handle Circumference : 4.1 Inch.
Weight: 650 gms (26 Oz.Approx).
Hardness of steel : spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=54-55 RC.
Complementary : Certificate of Guarantee,Tag,Wrapping Lokta Paper,RGR Cap Bazz,National Flag of Nepal.
Place of Origin : Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).