Churi (The Knife)
Churi in Nepalese means 'Knife', used as a domestic or outdoor cutting tool..
Churi, small, handy & simple domestic Knife from KHHI Nepal
'Churi' in Nepalese means 'Knife'. A domestic or household cutting knife for multipurpose tasks. Nonetheless, it also comes very handy for trekking and traveling. The 5 inch high carbon blade has about 5 inch long full flat tang that goes all the way through the wooden handle. The tang is further riveted to strengthen the handle. 'Churi' comes with a special embossed buffalo leather scabbard with belt loop at the back to prevent scratches etc while drawing in and out. A small leather loop is also made to go around the handle to hold it firmly once the knife is tucked in.
'Churi' knife is a complete and compact mini utility tool at its very best. A metallic chape is fitted to prevent the naked scabbard’s tip from penetrating flesh and also to protect the scabbard. It also gives a fine look to the knife.
Size of blade: 5 inch
Materials: Water buffalo leather scabbard, Riveted flat full tang Indian rosewood handle
Origin: KHHI, KTM Nepal
- Actual Weight (gm): 275
- Overall weight (gm): 325
- Shipping weight (gm): 525
- Blade finishing: Polished
- Blade sharpness: Standard (very sharp)
- Blade material: 52100
- Place of Origin: KHHI, Kathmandu, Nepal
- Blade thickness (mm): 5
- Handle finishing: Polished
- Sheath: Water buffalo leather
- Tang type: Full Flat
- Edge grinding: Dual
- Edge Hardness: 52-54 hrc
- Blade (panel) Grinding: Slope
- Function: Trekking, Indoor, Defending, Gift, Domestic use, Hunting, Outdoor