8 Inch Chukuri Wood and Bone Handle Kukri
A Chukuri is a unique type of kukri(khukuri), which differs from other traditional Kukri in that, it has a sharp cutting edge in lower part as well as the spine. Which can be used deliver a fatal blow . It is one of the famous Kukris.
This Kukri is a handmade kukri, the blade of the Kukri is made up of highly graded carbon steel (Car and jeep leaf spring, 5160). It is a full tang Kukri with bone and wood handle with 4 rivets, which is custom made design unique to our shop.The scabbard is made up of Pinewood and water buffalo leather. The length of the blade is 11 inch, which is an unpolished blade. The blade weights about 800gms with the scabbard. The handle which is made up of bone and pinewood, which are fused together by Laha is about 5 inch. The overall length of the Kukri being 13 inches. The thickness of the blade is 9mm. The hardness of steel at the spine is 22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC and at the edge=54-55 RC. This Kukri was originated in Dharan. This Kukri comes in various sizes, such as 5 inch, 6 inch, 8 inch, 10 inch and 12 inch. Our Shop has made Chukuri in various styles. We have Chukuri that resembles Itihaas Kukri, one that’ similar to American eagle, a new style which makes our product very unique.
We highly recommend that the wooden parts on all kukri are treated with the appropriate timber oil or wood treatment prior to use to protect and prolong the life of the timber. All of our exquisite Kukri are handmade and as such there will be variations in size, weight, timber colour and other such features which make them unique and distinguishable from machine made imitations. Buyers must be 18 yrs and over to purchase any knife or sword. Please note that the kukri’s are shipped directly from Nepal.