Bhojpure Panjawal Khukuri
Bhojpur is a small town which lies in the eastern part of Nepal and the main occupation of this place is farming but in the course of time the blacksmith of this town became so expert in making khukuries that in short span of time they made this product famous all over Nepal. It has become like a traditional for ever Nepalese to keep at least one of this at home.
|Material Used||Highly Grade Carbon Steel(car & jeep leaf spring,5160).Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard (outside),Water Buffalo Horn for the handle,Pinewood for Scabbard (inside),Brass and “Laha”(Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||10.5 inch (27cm) and polished blade,Handmade.|
|Handle Size and Type||5 inch (13cm) Fixed blade.|
|Hardness of steel||spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=54-55 RC.|