About the Gurkhas- 16 Blade American Eagle Wooden Gripper handle Handle Kukri. This is of one of the latest custom designed of GK&Co. This is very heavy and thick kukri which can be used for cutting three branches, trees, cleaning bushes, cutting bones and chopping wood etc.
The handle is more practical, more beautiful. It is about 22" in overall length with a 16" Double Fuller (Angkhola Style) semi-polished made of high graded carbon Steel, Very sharp blade. The handle is made of dark Indian Rosewood.
The shape is different and has finger grip. It is full tang running through it making it super strong which is about 6 long. The scabbard is made of cotton wood cover in special leather.
Two small knife "karda" and "Chakmak" are free with this kukri. "Karda" sharp one is for small type of work like skining animals etc. And chakmak' blunt one is for sharpening the blade. 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. Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. Blade size & Type: 16.00 Inches (40.64cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, semi polished Blade. Handle size: 6 Inches (15.24cm) full tang handle made of rosewood, Got Finger gripe.
Overall Length: 22 inches (55.88cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle. Or 52.91Oz (1500 grams) Approx. Blade and Sheath Scabbard: Cotton cover in natural leather. 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 "Genuine Gurkha Kukri 16 Blade, American Eagle Khukuri, Handmade in Nepal" is in sale since Monday, February 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "gurkha-house" and is located in Richmond, California.This item can be shipped to United States.