Gurkha Dhankute Carved Wood Handle Souvenir Khukuri Khukri Kukri 6 inch

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Gurkha Dhankute Carved Wood Handle Souvenir Khukuri Khukri Kukri 6 inchThis is 6 inch mini Khukuri with beautifully carved wooden handle. It is light weight and easy to carry. This Khukuri is souvenir item as home decoration or for light use to cut soft materials. This Kukri is not meant to cut hard materials such as wood and bone.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 Weight with Scabbard 280- 300 gm Quality of Blade: Handmade, high tempered carbon steel Handle Material : Rose Wood *As Khukuris are handmade they mayhave slight variations in measurements.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 FROM SCABABRDDo 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 Froo www.froo.com | Froo Cross Sell, Free Cross Sell, Cross promote, eCRATER Marketing, eCRATER listing Apps, eCRATER Apps, eCRATER ApplicationOn Jan-15-17 at 14:37:45 PST, seller added the following information:

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