The blade and tang are forged in single piece to a shape from medium or high carbon steel. In some cases alloy steel (nickel, chromium or molybdenum or manganese) is also used for the fabrication of blade. The cutting edge is hardened and I sharpened.
The tang is joined to the wooden handle with the help of rivets. The shape and design of the khurpi are region or location specific depending upon the soil and cultural practices.
For operation the khurpi is held in one hand and pushed into the soil for removal of weeds or unwanted plants.
The cutting or uprooting of the weed or undesired plant can take place due to shear and impact action of the blade of the kaurpi . Specifications the khurpi is a small and popular hand tool which is available in various shapes and sizes.
Most of the design specifications fall in the following ranges. ✔Overall length (mm) :up to 350 ✔Length of blade with tang (mm) :150-250 ✔Width of the cutting edge (mm) :65-150 Weight (kg) : 0.3-0.70
Use of khurpi is used for removing weeds and unwanted plants from the crop. The tool is also used for breaking the surface layer, aeration and mulching of the soil.
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