Gurkha Iraq Operation Khukuri Kukri Knife 6" Full Flat Tang Handmade in Nepal

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Gurkha Iraq Operation Mini Khukuri Khukri Kukrri Kukkri Kukri Knife 6 inch Fix Blade Full Flat Tang Hand ForgedThis is 6 inch mini Gurkha Iraq operation Khukuri with wooden handle and beautifulnatural leather sheath. This Kukri is light weight, but strong and handy to use. This kukri is used by Gurkha soldiers in Iraq war.The Khukuri is a traditional knife fromNepal. It is used as a tool and as a weapon in Nepal and some neighboringcountries of South Asia. Traditionally it was, and in many cases still is, thebasic utility knife of the Nepalese people. Khukuri is the pride of the Gurkhasanda symbolof bravery in Nepal. It is also the weapon of theNepalese Army, the Royal Gurkha Rifles, the Assam Rifles, the Assam Regiment ofIndian Army and of all Gurkha regiments throughout the world. so much so thatSome English-speakers refer to the weapon Khukuri as a the “Gurkhablade" or the "Gurkha knife" or Kukri. The Kukhuri often appearsin Nepalese heraldry and is used in many traditional rituals as well as inwedding ceremonies. The home of the Kukhuri is the small hilly district ofBhojpur located in Eastern Nepal. The district is the home of a large number ofblacksmith who have been making the Kukhuris from immemorial times.Length of Khukuri*11 inchesLength of Blade6 inchesLength of Handle4.5 inchesWeight of Blade450-500 gmQuality of Blade:Handmade, high tempered carbon steelHandle Material :Wood*As Khukuris are handmade they mayhave slight variations in measurements.The Khukuri comes with in a leather case and with two smallerknives: the Kardaandthe ChakmakTheKardais used asan auxiliary knife and The Chakmakis used for sharpening theblade of the Kukhuri.The Khukuri can be a useful workingtool as well as an excellent present for decoration.Shipping:We will ship within 24 hours from the receipt of payment and advise trackingnumber. We use international expedited shipping.Delivery:USA, UK: 3 ~ 5 Working DaysAUS/ CANADA/ / EU: 4 ~ 7 working daysRest : 6 ~9 working daysHANDLING AND CARE OF KHUKURIHOW TO REMOVE YOUR KHUKURI FROMSCABBARDDo not encircle the scabbard with yourfinger while taking out your Khukuri. This may cause injury.·Whenyou take out the Kukri from its case or scabbard, always make surethat the sharp side of the blade is opposite to your body.·Ifthe blade is stuck in the case or scabbard, do not try to take it out withforce, Move the blade up and down a couple of times and try to pull itslowly out.HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR KHUKURI?·Pleaseapply machine / gun oil, on the blade at least once a month or every time afteruse. As Kukhuris are made of carbon steel, make sure not to leave anyfingerprint on the blade. The fingerprints may contribute to the blade torust.In case rust develops, rub it off with fine sandpaper, clean thedirt using petroleum oil, wipe it off with a clean cloth and apply lubricatingoil.·Bothsides of the Chakmak can BE USED TO sharpen the blade OF THE KHUKURI. However,a sharpening stone is recommended.·Pleasedo not to expose the Case of Scabbard to the sun for a long time, asheating may SRINK THE CASE OR SCABABRD and can make the blade difficult to be INSERTED IN THE CASE OR SCABBARD..CAUTIONKhukuri can be dangerous . There aresome ways to use it in order to avoid accident.·DONOT HIT THE KUKHURI AGAINST ANY METAL, STONES OR ANY OTHER HARD MATERIALS. Makesure your blade is always dry after use and apply some lubricants on the bladeto protect it from rust.IMPORT REGULATIONS:We request you to check import regulation and custom duties beforeordering the item. Import duties, taxes and other charges ( if any) atdestination countries are of buyer ’s responsibility and hence we shall nottake any responsibilities on these

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