Product Code: EKH-SK-024
Category: Sirupates (Unique Blade) Kukri
Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Buffalo lather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and Laha (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Length: 18.5 inch.
Weight: 1500 gms (including packaging).
Price: US $150
This is 18.5" Traditional Sirupate 2 Chira Kukri. This particular knife’s name is come from the name of grass, ‘siru’. The shape of this khukuri blade is very much alike to the leaf of the Siru and there is 2 fuller on the blade. Hence it is called Sirupate 2 fuller khukuri. It has straight blade and not as wide as other knives. This kind of blade very usefull to light work, now day british gurkhas also use similar this kind of light blad for jungle traning. The sheath is made of water buffalo lather. Two small knife(karda & chakmak )are also come with this kukri. This blade can be used to chop wood or bone cleaning bushes and other kind of domestic and jungle work. The notch (kaura or kaudi) in the blade near the hilt of most khukuris serves as conduit for the blood on the blade to drip out, thus preventing it from soiling the hilt, as well as a device for catching and neutralizing and enemy blade.
* Specification : This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement :-
Blade Size and Type : 18.5 Inches (46.25cm) Hand Forged, Highly Grade Carbon Steel 5160, Unpolished Blade.
Handle Size and Type: 8.5 Inches (21.25cm) full tang handle made of rosewood.
Overall length : 27 inches (67.5 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. Buffalo lather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and Laha (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Blade Weight : 1050gms.
Upper Spine : 7mm.
Lower Spine : 3mm.
Belly : 5.3cm.
Handle Circumference : 4 Inch.
Hardness of steel : spine= 22-25 RC, belly= 45-46 RC, edge= 58-60 RC.
Complementary : Certificate of Guarantee, Tag, Wrapping Lokta Paper, RGR Cap Bazz.
Place of Origin : Hand Forge at EGKH Factory in Dharan (Eastern part of Nepal).