This is an 11 inch Afghan Kukri(khukuri). Afghan Kukri is one of the bestselling Kukri of Famous Gurkha Khukuri House (FGKH). The blade is made up of highly graded carbon steel (Car and jeep leaf spring, 5160).The blade is 11 inch long semi unlished blade, it’s a full tang blade with a wood Blocker handle. The handle is 5 inch long made up of Indian rosewood with two rivets and glue up together by traditional Nepali glue called Laha. The overall length is 16 inch. The Scabbard is made up of water buffalo leather. This Kukri can be used to chop wood cut meat. It can also be used as a trekkers knife as well.
We highly recommend that the wooden parts on all kukri are treated with the appropriate timber oil or wood treatment prior to use to protect and prolong the life of the timber. All of our exquisite Kukri’s are hand-made and as such there will be variations in size, weight, timber colour and other such features which make them unique and distinguishable from machine made imitations. Buyers must be 18 yrs and over to purchase any knife or sword. Please note that the kukri’s are shipped directly from Nepal.