Gurkha knife_ It is made in the homeland of the khukuri. The name refers to History, which denotes that the Gurkha knife is a historical one. This kukri is similar to the Paanwala. The High graded Carbon steel (Car and jeep leaf spring 5160) is used in the blade. The blade is handmade and unpolished. Hence it is a strong knife. The khukuri had a major role in the past while the developing Era of the whole world. Being the smaller size it is very good for the hunting purpose. It has been made with the motto to help all the people who love going to the jungle for hunting purpose.
The more description about Gurkha knife:
The handle is of Rosewood. Finally, a traditional Nepali glue called Laha is used to fuse the wood. The size of the blade is 6 inch, It is a full tang kukri. The overall length is 10 inches, with the handle being 4 inches long. It is one of the most comfortable kukris. Overall it has been used for a long time in daily activities. The water buffalo leather and pinewood is the fuse to make scabbard. The Gurkha kukri knife comes in various shapes and sizes. The kukri weights 500 gms. Hardness of steel : spine=22-25 RC, belly=45-46 RC, edge=54-55 RC. the material used in the Itihaas kukri is Highly Graded Carbon Steel, (car & Jeep leaf spring, 5160)Water Buffalo refine Leather for Scabbard(outside) and Rosewood for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Laha( Nepali Traditional Glue).
This Gurkha kukri knife has been designed by our own production house in the Dharan which is in the eastern part of Nepal. Since it is a full guarded kukri it can be used in cutting any hard things. It can be used in the trekking too. The size is small and the shape is just perfect for the hutting purpose. The water buffalo leather is used in the scabbard. This can be the perfect kukri for the hunters. Having this kukri in the home makes you feel so protective. Therefore this can be the perfect gift for your close ones. Hence kukri has been designed by FGKH.
The Gurkha may have different size but its style never differ from each other. The Gurkha knife has great value in the world these days. The quality is the best of Gurkha khukuri. Looking at the product the size is small so, it is of the hunting purpose the Gurkha khukuri can be used to cut any hard things. These knives are hand made from the eastern part of the country. The sheath is made up of the water buffalo leather. Moreover, we do not have a huge factory for the manufacture of the khukuri we collect from place to place and fewer people are only involved in this job. The process of making the khukuri is a big process but the people making them are taken as the lower caste people in our country. So, the job is hard but they are not paid enough hence only a limited number of the people are involved in doing these jobs.
Having a khukuri in a home makes you feel safier.