Shape and size of the kukri is similar to the standard service no. 1 kukri, but the handle is different bone is used in palace of Horn. This is the New Product of Everest Blade. This kukri is crafted by a well skilled blacksmith , He was bussy for about 4 day to craft this single kukri.
Among all the Khukuris or Kukris, Service No. 1 is the most famous all over the world as it is issued to the Gurkhas when they enlist and carry throughout their military career. This Kukri very important and most popular among the Gurkhas and they keep it as their valuable procession all of their life. This is also called Standard Issued in Gurkha Units as they have few other military kukris issued in special occasion or during training.
The blade is made of Highly Graded Carbon with balanced temper on the edge of the blade therefore its very strong. Besides carrying the knife in war time, this blade can be used to chop wood or bone cleaning bushes. This is handcrafted knife therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement. The following measurement is approximation only.
Blade Hardness: Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. 10.5 Inches (26.67cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Highly Polished Blade. Handle size: 5 Inches (12.7cm) full tang handle made of Bone. Overall Length: 16.5 inches (41.91cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle (Aprox). Weight: 1.54 lbs or 24.70 Oz (800 grams) Approx, Blade and Sheath & Karda & Chakmak.
Scabbard: Cotton Covered in Buffalo Leather. The item "10 inches Blade service no 1 kukri-khukuri-Gurkha knife-knives-Nepal-hand made" is in sale since Wednesday, May 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "heritagenepal" and is located in Kathmandu.
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