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Last Updated: 01/20/2019

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  #1

Wilton 20412 4 Pound Head, 12-Inch Unbreakable Hammer Handle

Model: 20412   |    Mpn: 20412   |    Ean: 0014444903339   |    PartNumber: 20412   |   Asin: B005Y574EG

The toughest jobs need the toughest tools. The Wilton B.A.S.H unbreakable handle sledge hammer is the toughest sledge ever built. With molten steel bars reinforcing the handle, and a locking steel plate holding the head to that handle, the B.A.S.H will hold up when you need it most. Tested to 25,000 overstrikes, the B.A.S.H puts traditional wood and fiberglass hammers to shame!

Features

  • Unbreakable handle technology
  • Steel rods in handle eliminates breaking
  • Hi-Viz drop forged 46 HRC steel head
  • Anti-vibe Neck absorbs vibrations
  • No-Slip grip of vulcanized rubber on handle
  • Unbreakable Technology - Steel core eliminates breaking during overstrikes
  • Hi-Vis Head - Drop forged 46 HRC steel head endures the most demanding applications
  • Safety Plate - Secures head to handle preventing head dislodging
  • Ergonomic Handle - shaped and thickened for improved comfort and less vibration
  • No-Slip Grip - Vulcanized rubber handle for secure grip while striking. Lanyard Hole - Safely secure hammer to wrist or stationary object
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Brand: Wilton   |   Manufacturer: Wilton Tool Group

Item Dimensions: 3 x 5 x 14 inches (7.6 x 12.7 x 35.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 2.5 x 5 x 17 inches (6.4 x 12.7 x 43.2 cm)

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Warranty: Lifetime

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  #2

Neiko 02867A Fiberglass Sledge Hammer, Heavy-Duty Forged Steel | Rubber Grip | Mirror Polished Head | 3.3-Pound

Model: 02867A   |    Mpn: 02867A   |    Ean: 0798813116703   |    PartNumber: 02867A   |   Asin: B000OI9OHI

Forged steel head with mirror polish for ultra-long service life, corrosion resistance, Fiberglass handle is chip-resistant, won't weaken from moisture.

Features

  • A lightweight sledgehammer that provides serious impact power for pounding and general everyday striking jobs
  • Corrosion resistance sledge; heat-hardened steel head with mirror polish for ultra-long service life
  • Ribbed rubber handle provides firm, no-slip hold even when wet and dampens vibrations
  • Chip-resistant and shatterproof fiberglass shaft is strong, durable and reduces vibration
  • An excellent and tough smaller sledge that combines manageable weight with heavy-duty power
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Brand: Neiko   |   Manufacturer: Ridgerock Tools Inc.

Item Dimensions: 1.97 x 4.72 x 14.17 inches (5.0 x 12.0 x 36.0 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.4 x 3.6 x 14 inches (3.6 x 9.1 x 35.6 cm)

Amazon Price: $12.85 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #3

Picard 0004930-300 1.102 lb Blacksmiths' pin-tong

Model: 0004930-300   |    Mpn: 0004930-300   |    Ean: 4016671003536   |    PartNumber: 0004930-300   |   Asin: B005DE8HUS

You will find everything here even if you are looking for a special tool. Our range of products comprises 700 different products. Decades of experience and continuous improvement of technology assure the famous quality of Picard products.

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Brand: Picard   |   Manufacturer: Picard

Item Dimensions: 0.79 x 1.97 x 11.81 inches (2.0 x 5.0 x 30.0 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1 x 1.75 x 12.75 inches (2.5 x 4.4 x 32.4 cm)

Amazon Price: $30.80 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #4

Fiskars 750620-1001 IsoCore 10 lb Sledge Hammer, 36 Inch

Model: 750620-1001   |    Mpn: 750620-1001   |    Ean: 0785479563057   |    PartNumber: 750620-1001   |   Asin: B014M9LBXO

This rugged, powerful sledge hammer allows you to take on intense demolition tasks while helping to reduce muscle fatigue and joint pain. Premium steel is forged into a unique head featuring a wedged demolition face to maximize destructive force and an extra-large driving face for improved strike accuracy. Fiskars patented, industry-leading IsoCore Shock Control System absorbs strike shock and vibration, reducing the punishment your body takes, and a dual-layer handle captures any lingering vibration. An inseparable riveted head will not slide down or snap off, even when swinging with maximum force. A performance handle design fits your hand securely and comfortably, and strategic texturing helps improve grip while reducing blisters. This design has been tested to exceed U.S. standards for striking tool durability to withstand the toughest work environments.

Features

  • Ideal for demolition work like shattering concrete (demolition face) or driving stakes and wedges (driving face)
  • Wedged demolition face concentrates force for up to 5X more destructive power than traditional designs and directs debris to the sides, not back at you
  • Extra-large diameter driving face improves strike accuracy
  • Patented IsoCore Shock Control System absorbs strike shock and vibration to reduce the punishment your body takes, transferring 2X less shock and vibration than wood handles
  • Lifetime warranty
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Brand: Fiskars   |   Manufacturer: Fiskars

Item Dimensions: 36 x 7.25 x 3.25 inches (91.4 x 18.4 x 8.3 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 3 x 7 x 37 inches (7.6 x 17.8 x 94.0 cm)

Amazon Price: $53.99 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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Warranty: Full lifetime warranty

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  #5

Estwing Double Bit Axe - 38 oz Wood Spitting Tool with Forged Steel Construction & Shock Reduction Grip - EDBA

Model: EDBA   |    Mpn: Drake Off Road Tools   |    Ean: 0034139677055   |    PartNumber: Drake Off Road Tools   |   Asin: B00AXUUGS8

Estwing's American-made Black Eagle Double Bit Axes are designed for sportsmen and military professionals. The lightweight design makes it easy to carry and with Estwing s Shock Reduction Grip for comfort and durability. Black Eagle tools are perfectly balanced and weighted, and made to last. Estwing axes are proudly forged in the in USA using the finest American steel.

Features

  • FORGED STEEL CONSTRUCTION - Maximum strength and durability for a lifetime of hard work
  • OUTDOOR VERSITILITY - Perfect for chopping logs, small trees & branches or splitting firewood & kindling
  • HEAVY DUTY SHEATH - Includes ballistic nylon sheath to protect hand sharpened cutting edge
  • GENUINE LEATHER GRIP - Hand sanded and lacquered for a durable yet comfortable finish
  • MADE IN THE USA - Our tools are proudly crafted in Rockford, IL using the finest American steel
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Brand: Estwing   |   Manufacturer: Estwing

Item Dimensions: 1.25 x 7.5 x 17.19 inches (3.2 x 19.1 x 43.7 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.77 x 9.06 x 18.11 inches (4.5 x 23.0 x 46.0 cm)

Amazon Price: $42.09 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #6

Brass Hammer, 9-1/8 Inches, 3 Ounces | HAM-215.00

 Ean: 0654207165002   |    PartNumber: HAM-215.00   |   Asin: B0058EDQ9K

This small 9-1/8" brass hammer with hardwood handle will give the user years of service. The head is 5/8" diameter and weighs 3 oz. You'll like the balance and feel of this quality hammer.

Features

  • Great for striking chasing tools or flattening
  • Made of brass with a hardwood handle
  • 9-1/8 inches long
  • Weighs 3 ounces
  • Head diameter is 5/8 inch
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Brand: EuroTool   |   Manufacturer: EURO TOOL

Package Dimensions: 0.6 x 2.6 x 9 inches (1.5 x 6.6 x 22.9 cm)

Amazon Price: $8.88 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #7

Estwing Drilling/Crack Hammer - 3-Pound Sledge with Forged Steel Construction & Shock Reduction Grip - B3-3LB

Model: B3-3LB   |    Mpn: B3-3LB   |    Ean: 0728639307160   |    PartNumber: B3-3LB   |   Asin: B00002N5NI

Estwing's Drilling Hammer has a bonded and molded Shock Reduction Grip which offers the utmost in both comfort and durability, while reducing vibrations caused by impact. The head and handle are forged in one piece and have an attractive blue UV coating, both faces are fully polished. For use with chisels, punches, star drills and hardened nails. Permits heavy blows with limited swing.

Features

  • FORGED IN ONE PIECE - The most durable, longest lasting striking tools available
  • VERSATILITY ON THE JOB - Use with chisels, punches, star drills, hardened nails & more
  • HEAVY HITTING HAMMER - Perfectly balanced to deliver powerful blows with an easy swing
  • PATENTED SHOCK REDUCTION GRIP - Comfortable, durable & reduces impact vibration by 70%
  • MADE IN THE USA - Our tools are proudly crafted in Rockford, IL using the finest American steel
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Brand: Estwing   |   Manufacturer: Estwing

Item Dimensions: 1.31 x 2.67 x 11.02 inches (3.3 x 6.8 x 28.0 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.5 x 4 x 11 inches (3.8 x 10.2 x 27.9 cm)

Amazon Price: $24.11 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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List Price: $39.25

Warranty: Lifetime

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  #8

Stanley 56-808 8-Pound Hickory Handle Sledge Hammer

Model: 56-808   |    Mpn: 56-808   |    Ean: 0076174568080   |    PartNumber: 56-808   |   Asin: B00004UDMO

Forged steel head is hardened and tempered. Faces machine finished.. Stanley Hand Tools is a brand of hand tools. It is a division of Stanley Black & Decker, following the 2010 merger of The Stanley Works with Black & Decker

Features

  • Stanley - Black & Decker
  • Faces are machine finished
  • Select hickory handle is finished with clear lacquer
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • Forged steel head is hardened and tempered
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Brand: Stanley   |   Manufacturer: Stanley

Item Dimensions: 2.2 x 6.7 x 34.5 inches (5.6 x 17.0 x 87.6 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 5 x 7 x 35 inches (12.7 x 17.8 x 88.9 cm)

Amazon Price: $24.95 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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Warranty: Stanley warrants this product to the original purchaser for its useful life against deficiencies in material and workmanship. This LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY does not cover products that are improperly used, abused, altered or repaired. Deficient products will be replaced or repaired.

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  #9

STKUSA Brass Sledge Hammer Fiber Glass Handle With Comfortable Grip 2Lb

 Ean: 0602589758091   |   Asin: B079FBDLSQ

Features

Brand: STKUSA   |   Manufacturer: STKUSA

Package Dimensions: 1.54 x 3.98 x 13.35 inches (3.9 x 10.1 x 33.9 cm)

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  #10

Nupla BRS1.5 Classic Brass Hammer, SG Grip, 12" Long Handle

Model: 30015   |    Mpn: 30015   |    Ean: 0738501300151   |    PartNumber: 30015   |   Asin: B000LDHTVO

NUPLA CORP 24oz 1-1/2 lb non-sparking sledge hammer is durably constructed with a brass head and fiberglass handle delivering long lasting use and top performance results. Handle features a non-slip grip for added comfort and safety. Contains a Natural head color and smooth face. Product measures 12 .

Features

  • Nupla classic handles feature proprietary super duty nuplaglas for exceptional strength
  • Nupla classic handles provide safety and durability for the toughest industrial/contractor jobs
  • Safest grip in the industry; can be used with gloves without slipping; only nupla has the super grip
  • Reduces fatigue caused by strenuous oversqueezing of the handle
  • Available in rubber or integrated molded styles
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Brand: Nupla   |   Manufacturer: Nupla Corporation

Item Dimensions: 3.25 x 5 x 12.5 inches (8.3 x 12.7 x 31.8 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.42 x 3.46 x 11.97 inches (3.6 x 8.8 x 30.4 cm)

Amazon Price: $27.68 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #11

Barjan 07572831 Monkey Grip 5 Pound Sledge Hammer by Barjan

Model: 07572831   |    Mpn: 07572831   |    Ean: 0020126072835   |    PartNumber: 07572831   |   Asin: B01LZLCYJV

Durable 5 pound sledge hammer features a fiberglass handle with a firm rubber grip.

Features

  • Huge selection to choose from.
  • Satisfaction ensured.
  • High quality components.
  • Package Quantity: 1
  • Excellent Quality.
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Brand: Barjan   |   Manufacturer: Monkey Grip

Package Dimensions: 2 x 4.8 x 16 inches (5.1 x 12.2 x 40.6 cm)

Amazon Price: $14.00 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #12

Fiskars IscoCore 4 Pound Club Hammer 14 Inch

Model: 750810-1001   |    Mpn: 750810-1001   |    Ean: 0796299786892   |    PartNumber: 750810-1001   |   Asin: B01CD8QPHI

This rugged, powerful club hammer allows you to take on intense demolition tasks while helping to reduce muscle fatigue and joint Pain. Premium steel is forged into a unique head featuring a wedged demolition face to maximize destructive force and an extra-large driving face for improved strike accuracy. Fiskars patented, industry-leading IsoCore shock control system absorbs strike shock and vibration, reducing the punishment your body takes and a dual-layer handle captures any lingering vibration. A performance handle design fits your hand securely and comfortably when swinging with maximum force and strategic texturing helps improve grip while reducing blisters. This design has been tested to exceed U.S. Standards for striking tool durability to withstand the toughest work environments. Length: 14" weight: 4 lb.

Features

  • Ideal for single-handed use when doing precision demolition work (demolition face) or when driving masonry nails, stakes or chisels (driving face)
  • Wedged demolition face concentrates force for up to 5x more destructive power than traditional designs and directs debris to the sides, not back at you
  • Extra-large diameter driving face improves strike accuracy
  • Patented IsoCore shock control system absorbs strike shock and vibration to reduce the punishment your body takes, transferring 2x less shock and vibration than wood handles
  • Full lifetime warranty
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Brand: Fiskars   |   Manufacturer: Fiskars

Item Dimensions: 14.13 x 5.63 x 2.25 inches (35.9 x 14.3 x 5.7 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 1.9 x 5.7 x 14.2 inches (4.8 x 14.5 x 36.1 cm)

Amazon Price: $37.30 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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List Price: $44.99

Warranty: Full lifetime warranty

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  #13

General Tech Intl 2257897 Tack Hammer 5 Oz.

Model: 2257897   |    Mpn: 2257897   |    Ean: 0843518015926   |    PartNumber: 2257897   |   Asin: B003MR8D7U

Head Weight: 5 oz. Handle Material: Wood. Face Type: Milled Crowned Face. Hammer Type: Tack. Head Material: Forged Steel.

Features

  • Face Type: Milled Crowned Face
  • Head Material: Forged Steel
  • Handle Material: Wood
  • Head Weight: 5 oz.
  • Hammer Type: Tack
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Brand: GENERAL TECH INT   |   Manufacturer: General Tech Intl

Item Dimensions: 10.6 x 4.3 x 1 inches (26.9 x 10.9 x 2.5 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 0.79 x 6.1 x 11.5 inches (2.0 x 15.5 x 29.2 cm)

Amazon Price: $6.65 | as of 01/20/2019(5:31pm pst)
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  #14

Wilton 20416, 4 lb. BASH Sledge Hammer with 16-in Unbreakable Handle

Model: 20416   |    Mpn: 20416   |    Ean: 0088021767683   |    PartNumber: 20416   |   Asin: B005R3SUIE

The toughest jobs need the toughest tools. The Wilton B.A.S.H unbreakable handle sledge hammer is the toughest sledge ever built. With molten steel bars reinforcing the handle, and a locking steel plate holding the head to that handle, the B.A.S.H will hold up when you need it most. Tested to 25,000 overstrikes, the B.A.S.H puts traditional wood and fiberglass hammers to shame!

Features

  • Unbreakable handle technology
  • Steel rods in handle eliminates breaking
  • Hi-Viz drop forged 46 HRC steel head
  • Anti-vibe Neck absorbs vibrations
  • No-Slip grip of vulcanized rubber on handle
  • Unbreakable Technology - Steel core eliminates breaking during overstrikes
  • Hi-Vis Head - Drop forged 46 HRC steel head endures the most demanding applications
  • Safety Plate - Secures head to handle preventing head dislodging
  • Ergonomic Handle - shaped and thickened for improved comfort and less vibration
  • No-Slip Grip - Vulcanized rubber handle for secure grip while striking. Lanyard Hole - Safely secure hammer to wrist or stationary object
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Brand: Wilton   |   Manufacturer: Wilton Tool Group

Item Dimensions: 3 x 5 x 18 inches (7.6 x 12.7 x 45.7 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 2.3 x 5.1 x 16 inches (5.8 x 13.0 x 40.6 cm)

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Warranty: Lifetime

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  #15

Wilton 11111 B.A.S.H Mechanics Hammer Kit

Model: 11111   |    Mpn: 11111   |    Ean: 0731325455373   |    PartNumber: 11111   |   Asin: B01CVKKZYC

At wilton, we are on a never-ending journey to create the highest quality, most indestructible tools on the market. On this journey we've managed to design and file patents for the world's most durable hammers with unbreakable handle technology, revolutionary design, and engineered no-slip rubber grip. The b.A.S.H mechanics hammer kit includes three of our most popular hammers - 4 LB head, 12 b.A.S.H sledge hammer, 32 oz head, 14" b.A.S.H ball pein hammer and 2 LB head, 16" b.A.S.H cross pein hammer.".

Features

  • Unbreakable handle technology - Steel core eliminates breaking during overstrikes
  • Trademark green head - hi-vis, drop forged 46 hrs Steel head endures the most demanding applications
  • Safety plate - secures head to handle preventing head dislodging
  • Ergonomic handle - shaped and thickened for improved comfort and less vibration
  • No-slip grip - vulcanized rubber handle for secure grip while striking
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Brand: Wilton   |   Manufacturer: Wilton

Item Dimensions: 3.5 x 15.5 x 18.5 inches (8.9 x 39.4 x 47.0 cm)   |   Package Dimensions: 6 x 7.05 x 17.05 inches (15.2 x 17.9 x 43.3 cm)

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List Price: $160.00 | Used Price: $84.62

Warranty: Lifetime

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