|Blade material:||High carbon steel|
|Handle material:||Sadan wood & copper at rivet|
|Sheath material:||“Khahare Peepal”, a type of fig tree wood and refined water goat leather|
- This is a 10.5″ Afghani Gripper Khukuri.
- It is a full tang with the bottom extended developing capacity of breaking the walls easily.
- The blade is razor sharp.
- Handling is made easy by grippers and is accommodable for both hands with the most secure grip.
- Gurkhas especially carried service khukuri with them but at the time of war they carry a razor sharp khukuri too and that is” Afghani Khukuri”. This khukuri played a significant role in creating history of Gurkhas.
- This khukuri is of great use for any kind of heavy works like spitting ,chopping woods, fire wood, twigs, clearing bushes and butchering purposes.
- To make it more effective and prevent hand from slipping guard is kept at the integral part of handle for swift swings and get the work done at one go .
- Two small knives namely Karda & Chakmak are also a part of this khukuri.
- Karda is a small sharp knife which can be used to cut small woods, dig holes, skinning out animals. Similarly, we have Chakmak that can be used for honing the blade and produce sparks .
- Karda and Chakmak produced by GGK is of high quality as they are too made from leaf spring blade compared to others serving the very purpose