Built with a 12" blade the Gurkha Kukri is the ideal cutting tool. This machete is big, powerful and professional.
The 12" blade is forged from VG-1 San Mai III. This is a very strong and reliable Japanese stainless steel. The 12" blade measured at a thickness of 5/16" has a unique downwards curved blade. This blade was associated with the Gurkha Warriors of Nepal who has wielded this blade for up to 150 years! With a long, razor edge the Gurkha is ideal for chopping, piercing or slashing.
The 5" handle is crafted from the finest Kray-Ex. The handle itself is deeply checkered and offers an amazing grip which wont slip even in rough conditions. The grip also helps cushion the hard from large shocks. weighing 22oz the Gurkha comes with a Secure-Ex sheath which will help protect your blade from any potential wear and protect you from this lethal blade when not in use. The Secure-Ex gives you the ability to transport the Gurkha wherever you go and doesn't have a large effect on the withdrawal time.