Probably the mother of all kukri knives 24 inch 6 Chirra kukri is the ultimate version of all the existing Chandrawal kukris. Shree 6 Chirra was made to be added as another exclusive and extraordinary knife to the cold steel gurkha kukri (fuller) category, to deliver the ultimate power of strength, speed, security and satisfaction. The aristocrat name 24 inch cold steel gurkha kukri has been chosen to denote the royal class and stature of this amazing knife. SHREE in Nepalese, to honor the kukri and 6, the royal status and also to represent the 6 x fullers/layers that the knife embraces. The five Chirras in a single body craftsmanship – to support the blade in fatal impact by easing the tension created, and the heavy blade backed up by full tang handle. It makes the kukri a wonder whose beauty and beast like character can only be expressed and explained by the user himself. The materials used in the 24 inch 6 Chirra kukri is Highly Graded Carbon Steel, (car & Jeep leaf spring, 5160). The hardness of the steel used in the 24 inch 6 Chirra kukri is spine: 22-25 RC, belly: 45-46 RC, edge: 58-60 RC. This is the supper hard kukri because it is bitten 6 more times than any other ordinary kukri.
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.