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Hand-forged planishing hammer - Double headed round hammer for blacksmithing

SKU: ykhamm-19
$140.00 Regular price
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Rounding Hammer with round flat faces

  • Precision Craftsmanship: Head forged from high-quality C 70W2 steel, ensuring a perfect balance between durability and performance. The Rockwell hardness of 48-52(HRC) guarantees the strength to withstand rigorous blacksmithing tasks.
  • Durable Handle: Made with the finest ashwood, this handle is not only strong but also comfortable to grip, allowing for prolonged use without discomfort.
  • Customization: We can engrave your any personalization on the handle. You can give any: name, date, short message, names, runes...
  • Craftmanship: Introducing our Rounding Hammer with round flat faces – a meticulously crafted tool designed for discerning blacksmiths. This hammer is a testament to the marriage of tradition and innovation in blacksmithing. The round flat faces provide versatility, allowing you to achieve precise and uniform curves in your work. Hand-forged with care, this hammer embodies durability and balance, ensuring a comfortable grip for extended use. Elevate your craftsmanship with a tool that stands the test of time, delivering exceptional results with every strike. Unleash your creativity and forge with confidence using our Rounding Hammer – where form meets function in the heart of the forge.

Technical Details:

Handle length: 14.7" (375mm)
Handle material: handle from plain oiled ash
Hammer head: forged from C 80W2 steel, hardened and tempered to enable years of heavy use
Wedged with still wedge
Weight total: 1kg (2.26lb)

HOW WE DO

Hardening:
We preheat the hammer to about 1200°F (649°C). Then we increase the temperature to 1450°F to 1500°F (788°C to 816°C). Quench the hammer in the water.
Tempering:
To reduce the brittleness and increase toughness, tempering is essential. We clean the surface of the hammer to expose bare metal. This helps in monitoring the tempering colours. We heat the hammer in an oven. Aim for a temperature between 400°F to 500°F (trying to get 225°C) for a good balance of hardness and toughness. We hold the temperature for at least an hour per inch of thickness. Then we allow the hammer to cool to room temperature.
Testing and Verification:
After tempering, we test the hammer's hardness using a Rockwell hardness tester. Also, we have a simple rebound test. we strike the hammer against an anvil; it should rebound without chipping or deforming.

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Hand-forged planishing hammer - Double headed round hammer for blacksmithing from AncientSmithy
Hand-forged planishing hammer - Double headed round hammer for blacksmithing $140.00 Regular price

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