Discussions about other types of tools, logging history, trail maintenance, etc.
- PostsCOLON 653
- JoinedCOLON May 17th, 2012, 10:51 am
- LocationCOLON Dalbeattie, near Dumfries, Scotland
I consider getting some hammers made, so I set about designing them.
I'd love to know what other folks reckon works well for them, or any profiles they'd like to suggest.
- 1. Jim Thode's comments about getting them turned on a lathe:
and 2. the USFS comment that 16 oz is a good weight.
So here is my first shot - they could be cut from thick plate and as Jim shows, they need not be symmetrical.
I drew it as follows: