Brass Mallet 1lb Stamping Hammer - Jewellery Tool
Weight: 1lb =
16oz = 454 grams
for the students. They can be used for dapping, chasing and light
stamping.". We recommend that you place a Rubber Black or Sandbag under
Steel Bench Blocks to help reduce the stress of bounce back when using for
It is normal for tools to be cosmetically challenged!. Hardened Tool Steel can
acquire rust marks right after manufacture, this is nature. The finish may not
be attractive on steel tools, though some manufacturers put a lot of work into
delaying the signs of rust, it cannot be stopped, small rust marks can be wiped
away and rust held at bay by oiling your tools. Brass hammer heads will start
to dent when you use them. This normal, brass is softer than steel, and so will
take the force of the impact. This is why brass is the recommended tool for
metal stamping. Mashed heads can be re-defined by experienced jewellery makers.
Alternatively, hammers with replaceable heads are available. Cosmetic flaws do
not impair a tools function.