Among all the Kukris- Service #1 is the most famous as it is currently issued to the Gurkhas. The Gurkhas carry it throughout their career. They keep it as their valuable procession all of their life. This is Standard Issue Kukri. 10 1/4" blade is made of Highly Graded Carbon (5160 Steel, Car spring) with balanced water temper on the edge therefore it's very strong & sharp edge. 5.1/4" handle is made of Rosewood and polished . It is about 3/8" thick (spine). Overall length is about 15.1/2". The Sheath is made out of cotton; covered in buffalo hide, has double frogs loops for the belt. It is 100% Authentic so if you are looking for the genuine Kukri you will not be disappointed.
Two Accessory Knives: The Karda; which has a sharp edge is used of skinning animal hairs & other one is called Chakmak (blunt) is used for sharpening blade.
This is handcrafted kukri therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement.
Blade Size & Type: 10.1/4"OR 26.03cm, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, Highly Polished.
Blade Thickness: 3/8" Or 0.95mm at the spine(Approx.)
Handle size: 5.1/4" Or 13.33cm, Full tang, made of Rosewood.
Overall Length: 15.1/2" or 39.37cm from tip to pommel. (Approx.)
Sheath: Cotton Covered in Buffalo hide
Blade Weight: 16.5 oz or 570 grams
Overall Weight: 1.55 lbs or 24.70 oz or 800 grams
Shipping Weight: 2.5 lbs or 1.25 Kg