The Estwing Chipping Hammer has a bonded and molded Shock Reduction Grip® which offers the utmost in both comfort and durability, while reducing vibrations caused by impact. Estwing hammers are the only hammers that can make this claim. The head and handle are forged in one piece and are fully polished.
The Estwing Chipping Hammer is used for either mineral or fossil collection. The chipping hammer has both a chisel end and a pointed tip end. The chisel end has the chisel placed vertically or parallel with the handle. The pick end is straight or parallel with the head end. The chisel end and the straight pick end provide more accuracy for the removal of specimens from the rock matrix.
Head width 7.5 inches; overall length 11 inches; total weight 1 pound 7 ounces.