Spec of 12″ Blade 3 Chirra or 3 fuller ‘the Beast’ kukri:
This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement.
Blade size: 12″semi-polished blade.
Handle size: 6 Inches full tang indian Rosewood.
Overall Length: 18 inches from tip of the blade to pommel (Aprox)
Weight: 1.9 lbs (900 grams) Approx, Blade and Sheath & Karda & Chakmak.
Scabbard: Cotton Covered in Buffalo Leather
Origin: Hand forge at Gurkha Kukri House Factory factory in Dharan, East Nepal.
Blade Hardness: spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel
General Information about Kukri:
The Kukri is the distinctive curved Nepalese knife that is very popular with the Gurkhas & Nepalese people. It is the basic utility knife of the Nepalese people. The Kukri is respected throughout the world for its fearful effectiveness as a close combat knife. It is, similar to a machete, used as utility knife Nepal. It is a characteristic survival blade of of the Nepalese army, the Royal British Gurkhas regiment of British Army, Gurkha regiments of the Indian army, Singapore police and Royal Brunei Guard. Some English speakers refer to this knife as a Gurkha blade or Gurkha knife. The Kukri is effective as a chopping and slashing knife. While most famed from use in the military, the Kukri is the most commonly used multipurpose tool in the fields and homes in Nepal. Its use has varied from building, clearing, chopping firewood, digging, slaughtering animals for food, cutting meat and vegetables, skinning animals, and opening cans. Its use as a general farm and household tool. The Kukri can be use as survival knife or camping knife for outdoor lover.
Fixed Blade Survival Knife Product Features:
Authentic Gurkha handmade Kukri knife handmade by Bishwakarma at Gurkha Kukri House factory in Nepal and imported by R&T Trading Co.
3 Chirra or 3 fuller ‘the Beast’ kukri is 12″ long blade made of high graded carbon steel, 6″ long dark rosewood full-tang handle, 18″ overall length (appox), weighs about 900 grams with Sheath. thikness of the blade is about 3/8″ inches or 10mm at the spine.
Very Sharp, or easy to sharp as its made of carbon steel or Car spring or railway track. Its comes with 2 small utilities knives (Karda & Chakmak).
Semi-polished, well water-tempered blade. Dark Rosewood handle attached with with 3 alley revets to handle. The Sheath is made out of water buffalo hide (leather) covered in soft wood. The leather is dying to brown/red color.
Handforge by The Kami and Biswakarma castes who are the traditional inheritors of the art of kukri-making. It is handmade using the top quality materials in a very traditional way with predictable tools.
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