What do you think you cannot cut with this khukuri? The 20 Inch Light American eagle is one of the beautiful kukri models. The name- American Eagle derives from the Eagle which is the national symbol of the United States, the handle shape is the eagle, and it’s famous within US Knife collectors. The blade of the 20 Inch Light American eagle is made by the continued beating process. The 20″ knife-edge is made of highly graded carbon steel (spring of truck, Car) with water pouring temper on the blade so it is very strong. 7.5″ Full tang handle is made of Indian rose-wood and fixed with two metal rivets.
The sheath is black and made of water-buffalo leather. This Kukri can be used for cutting wood, firewood, meat, clearing bushes, etc. The hardness of the steel used in the 20 Inch Light American eagle kukri is the spine: 22-25 RC, belly: 45-46 RC, edge: 58-60 RC. The complementary of this kukri is Certificate of Guarantee, Tag, Wrapping Lokta Paper.
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 color, and other such features that 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 kukris are shipped directly from Nepal.