ALL PROFESSIONAL TOOLS' APT PH150 - The classic general purpose Swiss-style Watchmakers Metal Riveting Hammer or Chisel Hammer has an Old World European design that is still used today by Watchmakers, Jewelers & other Craftspeople. The Metal Riveting Hammer w/Metal Handle, double sided head; one end is flat for general purpose & the other end is for chisel-shaped for forming & spreading rivet heads. Stainless Steel head is well balanced w/a steel knurled non-slip handle grip.
The Metal Riveting Hammer is commonly used by Watchmakers, is perfect for light weight gold, gold filled, silver, copper & brass metal sheet or hardening or soft wire, texturing metal, jewelry making & metal smiting etc. Flat head (general purpose) is used to planishing, flatten, dent, mark, shape, bend metal & form objects or to strike chasing tools. One end is flat for general purpose and the other is chisel-shaped for spreading rivet heads. One advantage to having the rectangular face is to reduce surface marring form the hammer's edge when striking. The rectangular face of this hammer is used for chisel-shaped for spreading rivet heads. Other uses are to work out dings, dents & imperfections in metal (Not for auto body repair, but could be used for auto restoration metal trim straightening). The hammer is perfect used with a steel bench block/anvil or staking tools.
This is a more popular style with European Silversmiths & preferred by Watchmakers worldwide. Other industries that use the Riveting Hammer are Jewelers, Metal-Smith, Goldsmith, Blacksmiths, Silversmiths, Gunsmith's bench, Craftsman, Planishing, Model Maker, Hobbyists, PMC Workers, Metal & Renaissance Artists. A must for light precision work.
Features & Benefits:
-Stainless Steel Body
-Small polished metal head & Precise
-Well Balanced / Double Sided Head
-One end is flat
-One end is chisel-shaped for spreading rivets heads
-Textured / Knurled non-slip handle grip
Approx Dimension / Weight:
-Square Metal Flat Face: 3/8" (10mm)
-Rectangular Flat Side: 1/2" x 1/8"
-Head: 2-1/2" (62mm) length
-Handle: 9-1/4" (23.4cm) length
-Head & handle: 9-3/8" (238mm) length
-Rectangular Flat Hammer
Always wear approved eye protection.
Always wear safety gloves
Riveting Hammer is ONLY for use with precious metals and smaller findings.
Do not use on nails or in any kind of construction or building work. This is not a Framing Hammer!