10 Inch Authentic British Gurkha Afghan Issue Khukuri kukri:
This is the current issue Khukuri Kukri for Gurkhas who are in the Afghan war. Therefore the name derived after Afghanistan. The Gurkhas are deployed since the war started for Enduring Operation Freedom in Afghanistan. The Regiment is decided to carry a new Khukuri kukri fit to the Afghan environment. Therefore the Afghan Kukri AEOF is issued to Gurkhas. It is about 16″ in overall length with an 11″ Double Fullered (Angkhola Style) semi-polished made of high graded carbon Steel, Very sharp blade. The handle is made of Rose-wood. The shape is different and has a finger grip. The scabbard is natural leather which is a brown color. Two small knives “karda”and” Chakmak” are free with this kukri. “karda”sharp one is for small types of work like skinning animals etc.and “chakmak’ blunt one is for sharpening the blade.
This kukri can be used to cut wood, meat, clearing bushes, etc. The craftsmanship on this knife is amazing so if you are looking for the finest quality Kukri for “Christmas Gift” you will not be disappointed.
Blade Size and Type: 11 inches (27.5cm) Handmade and Unpolished blade.
Handle 5 Inches (12.70cm) full tang White Sadan wood handle.
Material Used: Highly Graded Carbon Steel(car & jeep spring leaf), Rosewood for a handle, Refine buffalo leather for scabbard (Outside), Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), White metal and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).
Weight: 1.76 lbs (800 grams) Approx, Blade, and Sheath & Karda & Chakmak.
Overall length: 16 inches (40.64 cm) from the tip of the blade to the pommel of the handle (Approx).
Place Of Origin: FGKH Factory in Dharan (East Nepal)