Khukuri weight: 415gm
Total weight: 665gm
Blade size: 12″
Upper spine: 5mm
Blade material: High carbon steel
Handle material: Rose wood and copper rivet
Sheath material: Wood and water buffalo leather
This is a 12 inch Old Army Shri Tin Khukuri.The razor sharp blade of this khukuri is very ferocious for rough and wild use retaining its property for long term durability. Though a little heavy, it is very agile providing more thrust and remarkable force for the acts of cutting and chopping. It is a wild chopper. This khukuri has old design traditional handle. The khukuri is very easy & comfortable to handle and comes with a razor sharp exquisite blade.
Though the blade has wide belly it is very flexible & provides more power for hacking and stabbing. So this khukuri has been the choice of many army personnel. Also it works as your survival weapon with fierce looks to keep your enemies away from you. The lanyard hole allows a leather chord/thong to go thru that can be tied trough your wrists or belt saving you from losing your survival tool even if it gets slipped from your fist.
This khukuri is used by the Nepalese army till date. It is a real functional weapon for domestic as well as jungle chores.
This balanced khukuri comes in traditional black scabbard with potholes for two small knives namely Karda & Chakmak. 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 are of very high quality as they are too made from leaf spring blade compared to others serving the very purpose.