Afghan khukuri is one of the best selling kukris of the Famous Gurkha Khukuri House which is located nearby the Hotel Radisson at the capital. The Afghan khukuri is full of tang kukri and it is small in size. The Afghan Kukri is available at the price $ 94.99 which is not that high. The quality of the Afghan Kukri is the best. The hardness of the blade is made by the spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC. Materials used in the Afghan khukuri is Highly Graded Carbon Steel, Water Buffalo refine Leather for Scabbard(outside) and bone, wood, horn for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Laha( Nepali Traditional Glue).
This is the best blade and the materials for making the kukri. The size and type of the kukri are 11 Inches (27.94cm) which is a hand made with high-grade carbon, it is a semi-polished blade. The size of the handle is 5.5 Inches (13.97cm) which is the full tang made from Indian rosewood. Calculating all the size the total length of the kukuri is 16.5 inches (41.91cm) from the tip of the blade to the pommel of the handle (Approx). The final weight of the kukri is 1.76 lbs or 28.21Oz (800 grams) Approx. this kukri has been made by the blacksmith living in the east part of Nepal.
The place is known as the best place for the manufacture of the kukri. The shape and size of the blade are equivalent to the old kukri which was used in the world which was used in the World War. Since it is a full tang so there is no problem in cutting meats with bones. It can also be used in hunting and cutting bamboos or wood at the home.