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Kumar Katar for 6/20

Discussion in 'Himalayan Imports' started by Yangdu, Jun 20, 2019.

  1. Yangdu

    Yangdu [email protected] Himalayan Imports-Owner Moderator

    Apr 5, 2005
    Overall length --17 7/8''
    Weight --38 oz
    Blade length --6 3/4''
    Leather sheath
    $345.

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    Email to [email protected] to order
    First come first served
     
  2. ndoghouse

    ndoghouse Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 26, 2010
    That is sweet! Its bigger than it looks in the photo.
     
  3. davidf99

    davidf99 Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Sep 27, 2011
    I have a question for anyone who has one of these. Is the blade welded to the handle, or is the whole piece (blade and handle) forged from one piece of steel.

    The cross pieces are obviously added on, but I'm talking about the U-shaped handle frame.

    Some of the traditional vintage Katars are made from a single piece of steel, and some have the blade welded to the handle.
     
  4. Bawanna

    Bawanna Moderator Moderator

    Dec 19, 2012
    I think the blade is welded to the handle. We saw one some time back that came undone, apparently a bad weld. Auntie of course made it right as always.
     
  5. Yangdu

    Yangdu [email protected] Himalayan Imports-Owner Moderator

    Apr 5, 2005

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