The kukri has got the shape similar to the traditional knife "Dau" use by butcher to cut meat in Nepal so the knife is named as "Butcher " kukri. 12 blade is made by the continue folding beating process and pouring balance water temper on the edge so the blade is very strong. 5" handle is made of very strong wood "Rosewood the handle has got special grip which help for the maximization of force on the blade.
The blade is specially designed to carry out the heavy duty. The kukri got its design when one of our regular customer visit our factory and saw a butcher cutting meat by "Dau". He himself design and forged a kukri and named that kukri as "Butcher".
The kukri can be used to cut meat, bone , wood, firewood, clearing bushes etc. This Kukri Specifications: This is handcrafted knife therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement. This is handcrafted knife therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement.Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. 12 Inches (30.48cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Polished Blade.
5 Inches (12.7cm) full tang handle made of Rose Wood. 17 inches (42.18cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle (Approx). 796 grams(only kukri)/967.5 grams with scabbard.Cotton Covered in Buffalo Leather. How to maintain your Kukri. Apply machine oil, gun oil, or animal fat on the blade after every use. Its recommended that you don't leave any fingerprints on the blade. If its necessary to touch the blade, you should clean it by using petrol/gasoline or oil and wipe with soft cloths. Your Kukri blade is made of Carbon Steel and can rust easily. In case of rusting rub it with a fine sandpaper, clean the dirt using some oil or gasoline and wipe it with a clean soft cloth then apply oil. Check the blade frequently and apply oil regularly.
Use shoe polish for the leather sheaths. Use brass polish or silver polish (the type used for brass fittings or sliver sheaths). Most of the Kukris come with two utility knives; the blunt knife (chakmak) is used for sharpening the blade The other one - sharp edge (karda) is used for small tasks such as a pen knife. Kukri factory in Eastern Nepal. Blade Hardness: spine: 22-25 RC, Belly:45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring.Blade Hardness: Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. The item "12Blade -kukri, khukuri, gurkha knives, handmade knife by GK&CO.
KUKRI" is in sale since Thursday, January 21, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Factory Manufactured".
The seller is "namaste-craft" and is located in Kathmandu, Nepal. This item can be shipped to United States.