16" Blade Gurkha WW I Historic
This is one of the best working bushcraft kukri of EGKH, in Nepal. 16 inch blade Full angkhola full tang blade Khukuri. Panawal Miniature Kukri is heavy type khukuri (kukri) is similar to Angkhola khukuri (kukri).
This is one of the best working bushcraft kukri of EGKH, in Nepal. 16 inch blade Full angkhola full tang blade Khukuri. Panawal Miniature Kukri is heavy type khukuri (kukri) is similar to Angkhola khukuri (kukri) with groove on the blade, except the handle. The metal of the blade in the handle area is flat(full tang) and can be seen all around the handle. Rosewood are joined strongly from both sides with two rivets which makes it stronger than the other khukuri (kukri). This is the One of the Best working Kukri. This model of village kukri (khukuri)has been using by villager and hill side people of Nepal for years. The blade comes with Karda & Chakmak (famous model, Name after the village where blacksmiths makes best quality kukris). The handle is more practical, more beautiful. Highly graded carbon steel is used to make blade with unpolished.This 16 inch blade is used as cutting vegetable, meet, wood, bamboo, scarifying goat.
|Material Used||Highly Graded Carbon Steel(car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade, Refine Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard (outside), Rosewood for handle, Pinewood for Scabbard (inside) and "Laha" (Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||16 inch (0.64 cm) Handmade and Unpolished blade.|
|Handle Circumference||4.5 Inch.|
|Handle Size and Type||5 Inches (12.7 cm) rosewood Rat-tail tang handle.|
|Hardness of steel||spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=58-60 RC.|
|Lower Spine||4 mm.|
|Upper Spine||10 mm.|