13 Inch Chitlange Leather Exclusive Kukri
This type khukuri is made in eastern part of Nepal cheetlang village . This cheetlange kukri is comes from Cheetlang village where skillful craftsmen make this special kind of Khukuri/Kukri. Therefore it is called Cheetlange Special. It is similar to Sirupate Khukuri but the handle and the blade of this khukuri is little bit different than Sirupate kukri. This kukri is very famous in cheetlange village ther people used this blade chop to meat, wood and they keep at home like pride wealth. All Khukuris have two pockets on the back of the scabbard which hold a blunt steel called "chakmak" for sharpening the blade or for striking spark from flint and a little knife known as "karda" used for skinning small animals . The notch (kaura or kaudi) in the blade near the hilt of most khukuris serves as conduit for the blood on the blade to drip out, thus preventing it from soiling the hilt, as well as a device for catching and neutralizing and enemy blade.
|Material Used||Highly Graded Carbon Steel (car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Water buffalo Leather for the Scabbard(outside), Water buffalo horn for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside), Brass and “Laha” (Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||13 inch (32.5cm) and polished blade.|
|Handle Size and Type||5.5 inch (13.75cm) and Fixed blade.|
|Hardness of steel||spine= 22-25 RC, belly= 45-46 RC, edge= 58-60 RC.|