|Blade material:||High carbon steel|
|Handle material:||Rosewood and copper at rivet|
|Sheath material:||Wood and Ganjawal leather|
This is a 10" Chitlange Gripper Handle Khukuri. Chitlang a small rural town near Kathmandu is its origin. GGK has modified the normal Chitlange khukuri in the modern execution not forgetting the design, detail and art within the blade. The blade is well hand forged razor sharp serving the ultimate purpose of cutting, chopping, slicing and hacking.
Beautiful design engraved near the upper spine gives the khukuri stunning looks with traditional aesthetics. The handle is modified with grippers for perfect catch and hold that delivers balanced power during gentle strokes. The metal guard at the integral part and metal pommel easily withstand the heavy impact taken by the blade.
More than a standard khukuri this Chitlange khukuri has the versatility to go anywhere with you and is tough enough to handle just about anything. Thisw khukuri is famous in eastern region of Nepal where Rai and Limbu people use it and keep at their homes for security, domestic uses keeping alive the old rites and rituals.
The craftsmanship on this khukuri is really amazing. If you are looking for the finest quality khukuri this is the khukuri you should go for which you will surely carry with great pride.
This khukuri comes in traditional design scabbard with two potholes for karda and chakmak. Karda is the sharp small 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 striking sparks for fire.
Karda and Chakmak produced by GGK are of the highest quality compared to others as they are made from spring steel blades.