PICARD EMBOSSING HAMMER
Features 2 differently bowed faces:
Head weight: 175grams (6-1/4oz)
Head length: 128mm (5")
Face #1: 15mm diameter
Face #2: 18mm diameter
(Measurements are approximate)
Embossing is also known as repoussÃƒÆ’©. Embossing works the metal from the back to form three-dimensional shapes. Embossing hammers feature two high-domed, round faces.
Picard is the maker of the finest general purpose and silversmithing hammers in the world. Picard hammers are ideal for raising, forming, planishing and embossing.
These German-made hammers are made from fine grade steel and hickory handles.
Picard Tools have been on the market since 1857 and this stands for 150 years of specializing in hammer manufacturing. Innovation, experience and craftsmanship is the success of the company. They keep pace with new developments and adapt to new processes: improved steel, more effective possibilities of manufacturing and precise control processes to continuously improve the manufacturing. Today Picard produces 4th generation tools which satisfy the high demands of the professional user.