Cheetlange Full Tang Blocker Handle Kukri
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.
* Specification of 13.5 Inch Cheetalange Kukri : 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), Refine Water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Whitemetal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||13.5 inch (34.29cm) Handmade and Unpolished blade.|
|Handle Circumference||4.6 Inch.|
|Handle Size and Type||5 inch (12.70cm) Rosewood full Tang handle.|
|Hardness of steel||spine= 22-25 RC, belly= 45-46 RC, edge= 58-60 RC.|