Khukuri weight: 759gm
Total weight: 1030gm
Blade size: 13″
Handle size: 5″
Upper spine: 11mm
Blade material: High carbon steel
Handle material: Rose wood and aluminium at rivet
Sheath material: Simal (Bombax ceiba) Wood and refined water buffalo leather
This is a 12 inch well hand forged hunting khukuri. For the modern execution of this khukuri GGK has added 3 fullers reducing the weight of the blade for proper uphold and agility for delivering powerful thrust at high speed. It is an exquisite sturdily built blade with perfect ergonomics and aesthetics made by GGK serving the vested interest of jungle works and outdoor trails.
With the perfect shape, size and easy handling this khukuri is best suited for combating the wilds and hacking through the dense forest bushes attaining the adventurous moments. The high razor sharp blade has accurate powerful and clean cuts even during the rough uses. So this khukuri itself reflects the nobility of name “Hunting”. Furthermore the well annealed and tapered blade gives huge amount of heft, power and durability for the knife of such relatively medium length. The metal guard at the integral part of the handle prevents the hands from slipping during heavy and rough use.
The blade has brass inlays with traditional insignia of crescent moon engraved in the belly reflecting the historical virtues. Simply GGK has termed this khukuri “Beast for the Woods”.
Available in strong grip wooden handle with the well designed traditional scabbard it is portable to fasten on your belts and rush for the jungle works with fearsome looks. The traditional design scabbard has the good retention power of upholding the blade during excessive rough use confiding a holder of very secured feeling with this fearsome blade. It is because of this stellar pedigree and its other worldly balance of versatility, power and resilience this khukuri can be considered as the perfect hunting Khukuri.
With modern aggressive looks and fearfulness, GGK has provided ferocity in this blade for your enemy of any nature who loves to remain aloof from your nearness than combating with you. This is what GGK has portrayed with this knife.
Two small knives namely Karda & Chakmak are also provided with 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 for fire.
Karda and Chakmak produced by GGK are of very high quality as they too are made from leaf spring blade compared to others serving the very purpose.