10 Blade WWI Historical Kukri. This is the re-production of old World War I era Kukri. This Kukri is a very famous among Military Knife collectors because of the facts that this is the very design of this Kukri was carried/used by the Gurkhas in hand-to-hand battle in the Jungle of Burma during world War 1st.
This Kukri knife played a very significant role in creating the history of the Gurkhas. We re-constructed the Kukri based on antique Kukri that was used during the WWI and customized the weights, its thickness, handle eg. Lanyard and sheath to utilize in this modern world.
This Kukri was also great to use for any kind of heavy works. It can be used to chop wood, fire wood, bone, cleaning bushes. The blade is made of Highly Graded Carbon Steel and its semi-polished. It is broad and more curved then Standard Kukris therefore it is perfect while use. The Handle is flat full tang.Unlike other handle (not Rat-tail), the handle and blade is a one single piece and visible all around the handle (See pictures). Two Rosewood pieces joint (Attached) strongly to the metal part of handle with three metal rivets and adjust lanyard hole on handle. Special Brown Sheath is made of Genuine Buffalo Leather. The blade is 10" long with 5" handle (Overall 15 Inches). It weighs approximately 1000 grams. The craftsmanship on this knife is amazing so if you are looking for the finest quality Kukri you will not be disappointed. Two Small Accessory Knives: The Karda; which has a sharp edge is used of skinning animal hairs & other one called Chakmak which has blunt edge is used for sharpening blade.
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: 10.00Inches (25.4cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, semi-polished Blade. Handle size: 5.00Inches (12.7cm) full tang handle made of Sadhan wood. Overall Length: 15.00 inches (38.1cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle.Weight: 1.98lbs or 31.74Oz (900 grams) Approx, Blade and Sheath Scabbard: Cotton Covered in Buffalo Leather Origin: Dharan, East Nepal. Blade Hardness: Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring. The item "10 inches Blade wwi issue kukri-Gurkha knife-khukuri-handmade knife from Nepal" is in sale since Thursday, December 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "nepaltreasure" and is located in kathmandu. This item can be shipped worldwide.