First of all if you are looking for the historical blades kukri ? Then here is the best of that!!. This kukri gives the exact look of the previous kukuri. The shape and size of the blade is exactly same as those of the historical kukri. The type of the kukri is 8 Inches.Therefore, the handle of the historical blades kukri is 5.5 Inches. The kukri is a full tang kukri.
The hardness of the steel spine= 22-25 RC, belly= 45-46 RC, edge= 58-60 RC has been used due to which is very strong. Material used in this kukri is Highly Graded Carbon Steel(car & jeep leaf spring, 5160) for blade. Water buffalo Leather for the Scabbard (inside), Rosewood & water buffalo bone for the handle, Pinewood for Scabbard(inside), White metal and Laha(Nepali Traditional Glue). The overall length 13.5 Inch from the tip of the blade to the pommel of the handle( approx). The original people from the East part of the Nepal make the knife. As a result the total weight of the kukri is about 629 gms(22.18 Oz Approx) which is exactly same that of decorative kukri.
This kukri can be use for the various purposes like chopping meats, vegetables. It will give good use in the kitchen and for the hunters. For hunters it is easy to carry and the handle had been made in the way to comfort the users. It can be used in cutting the bone . And the kukri that cuts the bone you can realize how sharp the blade is ?? The kukri have the same blade as in WWI. Since is the historical kukri it can be good use for the people who have been collecting the historical blades kukri. Therefore kukri is in the form of modification.
For the maintenance of the kukri: if you are going to keep it inside the scabbard for a long time, make sure the blade are well oiled with any kind of machine oil or gun oil. If you have a displaying stand as shown in the photo than, just keep the blade clean and dry. In case of rust develop on the blade rub it with fine sandpaper.