About the Gurkhas' 18" Traditional Cheetlange Wooden Handle". This is traditional cheetlange khukuri.
This Khukuri comes from Cheetlang village of Nepal where skillful craftsmen make this special kind of Khukuri/Kukri, Therefore it is called Cheetlange Khukure. It is simple working as well as decorative knife. The handle and the blade of this Khukuri are different than other Khukuri.
The blade is made of highly graded carbon Steel. It has 18 long blade and 6 handle. The Handle is full tang and made of Rosewood. Special Sheath is made of water buffalo leather. The Blade, Handle, Sheath and even small knives called Karda and Chakmak are high-end finished.
It can be used to chop wood, fire wood, bone, cleaning bushes. Two Accessory Knives: The Karda; which has a sharp edge is used of skinning animal hairs & other one is called Chakmak (blunt) is used for sharpening blade. This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement. Blade Size & Type: 18OR 45.72 cm, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Highly Polished. Blade Thickness: 3/8 Or 0.95mm at the spine(Approx).
Handle size: 6 Or 15.24 cm, Full tang, made of Rosewood. Overall Length: 24 or 60.96 cm from tip to pommel. Sheath: Cotton Covered in Buffalo hide.
Blade Weight: 2.5 oz or 700 grams. Overall Weight: 3.08 lbs or 1400 grams. Kukri factory in Eastern Nepal. Blade Hardness: spine: 22-25 RC, Belly:45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. The item "18 inches Blade Cheetlange Full Tang with Guard Handle Khukuri Handmade blades" is in sale since Wednesday, November 25, 2020.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Custom & Handmade". The seller is "namaste-craft" and is located in El Cerrito, California. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia, South africa, New Zealand, Egypt, Reunion.