This is a 20 Inch Hand Forged Sirupate Kukri knife. The 20 Inch Hand Forged Sirupate Kukri knife is one of the bestselling Kukris of FGKH. The Sirupate Kukri knife has a polished handmade 20 inch blade made up of Highly graded Carbon Steel. It is a fixed Blade Handle. The handle is 7 Inch and made up of rosewood which is glued together by traditional Nepali glue called Laha. The sheath or scabbard is made up of water buffalo leather.The overall length of the blade is 27 inch and weighs about 1343 gms. The Sirupate Kukri knife is primarily used in the villages of Nepal for cutting bamboos and trees and also for daily activities like meat and vegetable cutting. The materials used in the 20 Inch Hand Forged Sirupate Kukri is Highly Graded Carbon Steel, (car & Jeep leaf spring, 5160). The hardness of the steel used is spine: 22-25 RC, belly: 45-46 RC, edge: 58-60 RC. This kukri can be used in chopping meats, cutting downs the trees etc.
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.