12 Inch EGKH Bowie Knife
This Bowie is made to perform heavy duty and the quality value is excellent. The blade is duel edge at the tip. It is full tang blade running through the handle making it super strong. It has 5" handle. Two rosewood pieces has attached strongly to the metal part of handle with three metal (copper) rivets. The blade is 12" long from guard to tip which is made of Highly Graded Carbon (Steel 5160 or car spring) with balance water temper on the edge therefore it is very strong. It has been built to withstand a lot of work and overwork. The blade is semi-polished which is better for jungle /forest use. This blade can be used to chop wood or bone and cleaning bushes. It is about 17" in overall length (tip to pommel)!
* Specification of 12 Inch EGKH Bowie Knife : This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement
|Material Used||Highly Graded Carbon Steel(Car & Jeep leaf spring, 5160), Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, whitemetal and "Laha" (Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||12 inch (30.48cm) Hand Forged Unpolished Blade.|
|Handle Circumference||4.9 Inch.|
|Handle Size and Type||5 inch (12.70cm) full tang blade Rosewood Blocker Handle.|
|Hardness of steel||spine= 22-25 RC, belly= 45-46 RC, edge= 58-60 RC.|