APT-834BH Big Heavy Brass-Head Hammer Dual Face w/Wood Handle -Metal-Smith
APT’s 834BH – The classic Big Brass Hammer has an Old World European design that is still used today by Jewelers, Watchmakers & other Craftspeople. This brass head hammer has a wooden handle. It is 7.5in long with a 1in diameter head. It weighs 7oz. – See more at: http://www.galleon.ph/product/detail/1385562/se-hammer-brass-dual-head-8in-length-7-oz-834bh#sthash.XSM6Or3t.dpuf This brass head hammer has a wooden handle. It is 7.5in long with a 1in diameter head. It weighs 7oz. – See more at: http://www.galleon.ph/product/detail/1385562/se-hammer-brass-dual-head-8in-length-7-oz-834bh#sthash.XSM6Or3t.dpuf The 1′ double-sided Big Brass Hammer Head. Brass Head is non-sparking for use near combustible materials and non-marring to reduce work damage. This versatile Big Brass Hammer has two (2) large Convex Face. Polished DLB Brass head mounted in a well balanced hardwood handle w/a comfortable grip is smooth to the touch. The hammer head is high polished brass.Great for forming and shaping thin sheet of The Big Brass Hammer is commonly used by Jewelers, is perfect for forming and shaping thin sheet of light weight silver, gold, gold filled, copper & brass or soft wire, jewelry making & metal smiting etc. One advantage to having the curved face – slightly domed is to reduce surface marring form the hammer’s edge when striking. The round convex face of this hammer is used for omnidirectional drawing, shaping, sculpting, flattening objects & striking chasing stakes. (Not for auto body repair). When used properly – weight of the head, rather than the muscles in your arm & hand, drives the downward motion of this tool. This is a more popular style with European Silversmiths & preferred by Jewelers worldwide. Other industries that use the Chasing Hammer are Watchmakers, Metal-Smith, Goldsmith, Blacksmiths, Silversmiths, Gunsmith’s bench, Craftsman, Planishing, Model Maker, Hobbyists, Metal & Renaissance Artists.