Bringing a Khukuri to you from Nepal. Neem is the maker. This sharpened and heavy duty design is based on ” Historical khukuri used in World War II”. History of this style of blade comes from the battle fields. This is a recreation and has the stronger bolster and strong full tang. Steel tip on the scabbard. This knife balances on the cutting edge. See video below.
It comes with the scabbard and traditional side knives – The Karda (small knife) and the Chakmak (used to hone blade in the field) are useful in size.
The knife weight varies slightly (+/- a couple of grams) as these are hand forged. This is a good knife for General Purpose camp use and can be used for self defense. Price includes shipping inside the USA.
Video of the balance of this large blade. It balances on the edge
6.3 mm / 1/4 inch with distal taper
12 inch from point to Bolster / 305 mm
17 1/4 inches / 438 mm
24 ounces / 694 grams
Leaf Spring steel blade and steel bolster