Sherpa is a caste of Nepal , mainly lives in Himalayan region , they carry this type of kukri so the Sherpa is added on the name. The name Sirupate is derives from SIRU (kind of grass) which is very narrow and sharp. Unlike other kukris the blade of this kukri is very narrow so this kukri is named as sirupate khukuri. This kukri is very famous in Nepal. Since people in Himalaya uses this kukri the scabbard is made of yak leahter.The kukri has got 16Narrow blades which is made of 5160 RC spring , pouring with balance water temper on the edge. 5handle is made of very strong wood. This is handcrafted knife therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement. Blade Hardness : Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring Blade size & Type : 16 Inches (40.64cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Semi- Polished Blade Handle size : 5.5 Inches (13.97cm) full tang handle made of Sadhan Wood. Overall Length : 21.5 Inches (54.61cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle (Aprox) Weight : 2lb 1.5103 (950grams) Approx, Blade and Sheath & Karda & Chakmak Scabbard: Cotton Covered in yakLeather. The item "16 inches Blade Sherpa sirupate kukri-Handmade kukri knife-knife-sword-Nepal" is in sale since Monday, May 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Knives, Swords & Blades\Other Collectible Blades". The seller is "heritagenepal" and is located in Kathmandu. This item can be shipped worldwide.