Product Description ::
This is new invention of Nepalese Khukuri House. Historic kukri is replica version of the kukri carried by Gurkhas in hand-to-hand battle in the Jungle of Nepal on time of world war 1st. The kukri shape is very much like World war version. This is most historically model kukri which gave Gurkhas and whole People of Nepal are the victory of Gurkhas during the 1st world war. Possibly the most famous fighting knife in the world is the kukri, the wickedly curved kukri of the Gurkhas of Nepal. In the wartime, the sight of this terrifying Khukuri in the hands of the Gurkha soldiers was enough to bring the enemy at their wit's ends. This Kukri is a very famous knife among tourists and collectors because of the fact that it was actually used by Gurkha during world wars. This Kukri knife played a very significant role in creating the history of the Gurkhas and Nepal. This Kukri was also great to use for any kind of heavy or light duty. This Khukuri however, has a uniquely distinct handle where the metal of the blade in the handle area is flat and not narrow and pointed as in other knives (full flat tang). The blade is therefore visible all around the handle. The handle of the kukri is more curve than to other blade and it will more comfort to use. The handle is joined strongly to the blade with three metal rivets and adjust lanyard hole on handle as well that can also be seen at the sides. The blade is 12inch long where the handle is 5.5inch and the overall length is 17.5 inches. The widest part of the blade is 5.8cm and the spine is 12mm from the bolster. The weight of the kukri is 1100 grams where the packing would be 2000 grams. Set of Karda and Chakmak(Utility Knife + Sharpener) included and high quality small knives for better made and tampered than the regular ones.