Buster Hammer - 3 ounce
The Buster is equivalent in overall size to the Macro Spiculum Hammer. It has thicker faces and more weight with an arc that allows a deeper reach into small forms. This is both an Anticlastic and Synclastic Hammer.
Buster was designed by Annie Grimes Williams for NC Black.
This hammer is ideal for shaping metal that is 22 ga to 28 ga using traditional techniques on the micro scale.
The Elyse, Nancy, and Buster are serial forming hammers. They are designed to work in tandem as a stepdown series from large to small.
Machined from Billet Steel with traditional Hickory handles.
NC Black Tools are Hand Fabricated and require a few weeks delivery time.
Weight: 3 ounces (85 gm)
Faces: 1/2" wide by 5/16" high, 1/2" wide by 1/4" high
12.5 mm wide by 8 mm high, 12.5 mm wide by 6 mm high
Head: 1/2" wide by 5/8" high by 4" long
12.5 mm wide by 16 mm high by 100 mm long