Product Code: EKH-MSK-29
Category: Machete Survival Knife
Highly Graded Carbon Steel, Refine Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 12 inch.
Weight: 1200 gms.(Including packaging) .
Price: US $135
This is the reproduction of old World War I era Kukri also called Traditional Khukuri Machete . This Kukri is a very famous among Military Knife collectors because of the fact that the very design of this Kukri was carried/used by the Gurkhas in hand-to-hand battle in the Jungle of Burma during world War 1st. This Kukri knife played a very significant role in creating the history of the Gurkhas. This Kukri was also great to use for any kind of heavy works. It can be used to chop wood, fire wood, bone, cleaning bushes. The blade is made of Highly Graded Carbon Steel and its semi-polished. The Handle is flat full tang. Unlike other handle (Not Rat tail), the handle and Blade is a one single piece and visible all around the handle (See pictures). Two Rosewood pieces joint (Attached) strongly to the metal part of handle with three metal rivets and adjust lanyard hole on handle. Special Brown Sheath is made of Genuine Buffalo Leather..
* Specification of 12" Traditional Khukuri Machete : This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement :-
Blade Size and Type : 12 inch (30.48cm) Handmade and Unpolished blade.
Handle Size and Type : 6 inch (15.24cm) rosewood full tang Handle.
Overall length : 18 inches.
Material Used :Highly Graded Carbon Steel, Refine Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 850 gms (30.47 Oz.Approx).
Upper Spine : 6mm.
Lower Spine : 2mm.
Belly : 6.1cm.
Handle Circumference : 4.3 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).