This kukri(khukuri) blade is exactly same as the British Gurkha Issue kukri in Afghan Operation with custom size 6 inch blade and blocker and gripper handle.This Kukri has one of the best handles which makes it extremely comfortable to handle. The Grip of the handle is made in such a way that it fights right in the fingers, making it easy to hold the Knife comfortably. It is a full tang blade with fixed rosewood handle with 2 rivets and traditional Nepali glue called Laha. The length of the blade is 6 inch and handle is 4 inch, making the overall length 10 inch. The Kukri weighs about 450 grams.The issue Kukri comes with two small accessory blades which are used for polishing and sharpening along with a water buffalo and pinewood scabbard.This kukri can be used to chop trees, bamboos and cut meats, vegetables as well a show piece souvenir.
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.