Dead Blow

Reducing damage and minimising rebound, these are hollow; filled with granular material, usually sand or shot. The movement of this ballast during the swing extends the transfer of energy into the target over a longer period than a solid hammer.

Use to...

• Strike punches

• Strike cold chisels

• Strike brass drifts

• Strike impact drivers

Buying Tips

• Consider a set with varying weights.

Safety Tips

• Always wear eye protection.

• Consider impact protection.