£49.00 ex VAT
Estwing EB3/4LBL drilling hammer, or crack hammer, made in the USA is a heavy long handled strike tool which provides users with top tier breaking or striking power. A head weight 1.8 kg, the long handle measures 40.6 cm in length, providing you with more force behind each strike. In addition, the handle has an anti-shock reduction grip. Suitable for breaking rock and aggregate, machining and with use on chisels, punches, star drills and hardened nails.
Estwing EB3 4LBL Hammer is a large-size, long-handle drilling hammer, for use by mechanical engineers. Particularly on plant machinery and drill rigs. It is useful for knocking in large bolts, braces, beams, and bars. Thanks to its 4 lb weight, (1800 grams) and 40.6 cm long handle. It is the heaviest and largest of the drilling range of Estwing hammers. Therefore, in comparison, it can be awkward and difficult to control by new and regular users. However, it will deliver exceptionally powerful blows with each strike. Though it is advised to use both hands for better control and force.
The Estwing EB3 4LBL Hammer like other Estwings uses a single piece of steel during production. This means the head and shaft are of one single piece of American steel. Further, ensuring no weak points in its construction. This is a must for hammers that will be in use regularly and every day. Additionally, the head features, two wide flat faces which are ideal for knocking against objects. This, however, makes the suitable for heavy-duty rock breaking if you are looking to obtain rough field samples. Particularly of harder rocks. Such as granites, marbles, or minerals such as gold ore which may occur alongside plenty of quartz. In addition, it is also suitable for use with chisels, punches, star drills, and hard nails. As it provides the heaviest blows in comparison to other models. If need be, the long handle also allows for excellent leverage in particular situations.
The handle features the patent vinyl shock reduction grip which has a pitted texture and widens toward the end. This ensures an ergonomic and comfortable grip for the user. The shaft and most of the head, in turn, have a metallic blue powder coat finish. In which the flat striking faces are machine milled with a polish, giving them a bright, metallic luster.
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