Estwing Big Blue Geological Hammer E6-24PC
The Estwing E6-24PC geological hammer, also known as the ‘Big Blue’ hammer is a pointed tip strike tool which features a wider flat face, delivering more force per strike, making breaking and crushing of rock much easier. It also features a pointed tip, suitable for picking and prying material as well as allowing careful extraction of fossils or crystals from matrix. The hammer is made from a single piece of drop forged American steel and utilises a anti shock vinyl handle for comfort.
- Model – E6-24PC
- Head weight – 737 grams (24 oz)
- Head Face: 1 1/8″
- Construction – Drop forge
- Material – American steel
- Finish: Steel, painted blue
- Handle – steel with anti-shock vinyl grip
- Edge – Pointed tip
- Made in the United States of America
The Estwing 'Big Blue' is a new addition to Estwings' outstanding range of professional strike tools. It boasts a larger flat face, which makes it a lot easier to crush, or break rock, the large face allows maximum damage with little effort, ensuring that maximum force is delivered per strike. On the opposite end of the hammerhead is a pointed tip, perfect for chipping and prying rocks or massive forms of minerals as well as being great for carefully extracting fossils or crystals from their matrix when you require a delicate touch. Made using Estwing drop forge technique, this hammer is crafted from a single piece of American steel which creates a solid core, thus ensuring a long life and virtually eliminates any chances of fault or breaking. The handle is Estwing own vinyl shock reduction grip, which absorbs the shock of each blow as well as overall, being a blue colour, should you accidentally misplace the tool, it should be easily visible. An excellent strike tools from Estwings range and one to consider if you are undertaking field and site work where hard rock geology is prevalent.