Gurkha Super Mini Jungle Khukuri Khukri Kukrri Kukri Knife 6 inchThis is small size super mini jungle kukri with wooden handle. It is light weight and easy to carry. You can use it to cut soft wood, bushes and branches but not bones and hard wood. This is mainly for light use and decorative knife.TheKhukuri is a traditional knife from Nepal. It is used as a tool and as a weaponin Nepal and some neighboring countries of South Asia. Traditionally it was,and in many cases still is, the basic utility knife of the Nepalese people.Khukuri is the pride of the Gurkhas anda symbolof bravery in Nepal.It is also the weapon of the Nepalese Army, the Royal Gurkha Rifles, the AssamRifles, the Assam Regiment of Indian Army and of all Gurkha regimentsthroughout the world. so much so that Some English-speakers refer to the weaponKhukuri as a the “Gurkha blade" or the "Gurkhaknife" or Kukri. The Kukhuri often appears in Nepalese heraldry and isused in many traditional rituals as well as in wedding ceremonies. The home ofthe Kukhuri is the small hilly district of Bhojpur located in Eastern Nepal.The district is the home of a large number of blacksmith who have been makingthe Kukhuris from immemorial times Length of Khukuri* 11 inches Length of Blade 6 inches Length of Handle 4 inches Weight of Blade 190-210 gm Quality of Blade: Handmade, high tempered carbon steel Handle 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..CAUTION : Khukuri can be dangerous . There are some ways to use it in order to avoid accident.·DONOT HIT THE KUKHURI AGAINST ANY METAL, STONES OR ANY OTHER HARD MATERIALS. Make sure your blade is always dry after use and apply some lubricants on the blade to protect it from rust.IMPORT REGULATIONS:We request you to check import regulation and custom duties before ordering the item. Import duties, taxes and other charges ( if any) at destination countries are of buyer ’s responsibility and hence we shall not take any responsibilities on these.