Product Code: EKH-TRDK-29
Category: Traditional Khukuri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Refine Water Buffalo New leather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), White metal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 10 inch.
Weight: 1000 gms (including packaging).
Price: US $95
Here is a 10 Inch blade Ganjawal 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 is name from the Ganjawal village in far eastern Nepal. There is also a pouch behind the tools where flint powder is kept for starting fires. It has a VERY STRONG HIGHLY GRADED Carbon steel blade which is strong enough to cut wood or bone! It is one of the oldest and authentic khukuri design mainly used by older people. The blade is similar to Bhojpure khukuri or Angkhola khukuri, which is designed for heavy work and easy chopping purpose. The scabbard of this khukuri is totally different then any other khukuries. Many small tools are hooked to it which can be used bya a worker for his daily work. Tools included are toothpick, ear- cleaner, treasure, the sharpener, karda, pencil, chisel and small bag to keep the fire making materials. The sheath is also made of different animal leather.
Blade Size and Type : 10 inch (25cm) and polished blade, Handmade.
Handle Size and Type : 4.5 inch (11.25cm) and Fixed rat tail tang handle.
Overall length : 14.5 inches.
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Refine Water Buffalo New leather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), White metal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 550 (22 Oz. Approx).
Upper Spine : 9mm.
Lower Spine : 3mm.
Belly : 4.1cm.
Handle Circumference : 3.7 Inch.
Hardness of steel : spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=58-60 RC.
Complementary : Certificate of Guarantee, Tag, Wrapping Lokta Paper.
Place of Origin : Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).