Product Code: EKH-NR16K-13
Category: EGKH New Release 2016 Kukri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel, Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 11 inch.
Weight: 1100 gms.(Including packaging) .
Price: US $90
This is one of the beautiful kukri models. The name American Eagle derives from the Eagle which is national Symbol of United States, the handle shape is eagle and its famous within US Knife collectors. The blade has beautifully hand skilled craftsman in eastern Nepal. The handle is made of Rosewood with white metal tip/ pommel while scabbard is made of cotton covered with yak hide. The Blade is Multi-purpose camping and bush knife and survival tool, used for a wide range of purposes like making camp, clearing brush and other uses. These knives are used by soldiers in the field in day-to-day operations, and by farmers in the Himalayan region for daily chores and survival tasks.. This is one of beautiful souvenir or gift items as well. This Kukri does NOT Karda & ChakmaK (Small knives).
* Specification of 11" American Eagle Gripper Guard Handle Kukri : This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement :-
Blade Size and Type : 11" (27.94cm) and Unpolished Hand Forged Blade.
Handle Size and Type : .5 inch (13.977cm) Rosewood full Tang Guard handle with lanyard hole.
Overall length : 16" (40cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle (Aprox).
Material Used : Highly Graded Carbon Steel, Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight : 880 gms (31.04 Oz.Approx) Only the blade.
Upper Spine : 9mm.
Lower Spine : 4mm.
Belly : 5.8cm.
Handle Circumference : 4.5 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 : Hand Forge at EGKH Factory in Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).