About the Gurkhas' 11 GK&CO. Bowie is a best outdoor cutting tool. The 11 Bowie is the new product of GK&CO.This Bowie is made to perform heavy duty and the quality value is excellent. The blade is duel edge at the tip (See picture). It is full tang blade running through the handle making it super strong. It has 5.5 handle. Two rosewood pieces has attached strongly to the metal part of handle with three metal (copper) rivets.
The blade is 11 long from guard to tip which is made of Highly Graded Carbon (Steel 5160 or car spring) with balance water temper on the edge therefore it is very strong. It has been built to withstand a lot of work and overwork. The blade is semi-polished which is better for jungle /forest use. This blade can be used to chop wood or bone and cleaning bushes. It is about 17 in overall length (tip to pommel).
It is Very sharp (As it is made of carbon steel you can also sharpen as you wish). Thickness of the blade is about 3/8 inch (aprox) at the thickest part of spine. The scabbard is made out of cotton-wood wrapped with natural water buffalo leather which is Black color. The scabbard has a leather loop also called Faraas with a frog which used to attach to the belt.
This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement. Blade Size & Type: 11 OR 27.94 cm, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Highly Polished. Blade Thickness: 3/8 Or 0.95mm at the spine(Approx). Handle size: 5.5 Or 13.79cm, Full tang, made of Nepalese Rosewood Handle. Overall Length: 16.1/2 or 41.91cm from tip to pommel.
Sheath: Cotton Covered in Buffalo hide. Blade Weight:19.5 oz or 312 grams. Overall Weight: 2 lbs or 32 oz or 800 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 "Gurkha Kukri knife -11 GK&CO. Bowie Knife, Kukris, Handmade blade, New one GK&Co" is in sale since Tuesday, July 31, 2018. 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.