Product Code: EKH-LBFTK-06
Category: EGKH Light Blade Full Tang Kukri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel(car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade, Refine Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal "Laha" (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 16 inch.
Weight: 1200 gms (including packaging).
Price: US $125
This is 16" Cheetlange 6mm Spine Light Version Hunting kukri - Full Tang Blocker Handle traditional farmer khukuri. Cheetlang, a small hilly town, is situated in eastern part of Nepal. This type of khukuri is made in that place. Hence it is called Cheetlange wooden khukuri. The name "Cheetlange" of the khukuri is given after its village name where it originated centuries ago. Cheetlang people specialized in many ornamented and decorative displayers amongst which the Cheetlange khukuri is one of their prized and prestigious establishments. A Cheetlange khukuri is basically a simple working and decorative knife. The glory, sovereignty, character, culture and people of Nepal is tried to captured in this unique work of art by the Cheetlange. Commoners mostly use it as a decorative tool because of its elegant and delicate look. It is our special issue comes from Cheetlang Village. The shape of the knife is made similar to that of Chainpure, however with a better touch. The forging of the blade from the tip all the way down to the notch makes the khukuri very special as this is the hardest part of crafting for the skilled craftsman costing more effort and time. It is similar to Sirupate Khukuri with narrower blade. The grip base in extra-wide allows for a supper tight held during use. The blade is made of highly graded carbon steel. The blade is great for general cutting and light to moderate chopping. The length of blade is 16" with 6" long full flat tang blocker handle which is made of Indian Rose wood. The sheath is unique than to other one, which is made of Indian Rose wood. See the picture.
Blade Size and Type : 16 Inches (40.64cm) Hand Forged, Highly Grade Carbon Steel 5160, Semi-polished Blade.
Handle Size and Type : 6 Inches (15.24cm) full tang Blocker handle made of rosewood.
Overall length : 22 inches (55.88 cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle (Aprox).
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel(car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade, Refine Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal "Laha" (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 900 gms(31.75 Oz.Approx).
Upper Spine : 6mm.
Lower Spine : 3mm.
Belly : 5cm.
Handle Circumference : 4.6 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 : EGKH Factory in Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).