This is an excellent Raising Mallet for beginners as well as experienced metalsmiths who want to raise on the micro scale.
Micarta is a resin-based material known for its durability, which is what enables it to be such a fantastic tool for raising metal.
The Micarta Raising Mallet is the ideal size and weight for raising thinner gauge metal, such as 20-22g. The thinner end of the mallet is used for raising, while the fatter end is ideal for bouging.
Machined from Micarta laminate with traditional American-made Hickory handle.
Hammer and handle length: 265mm
Head: 111mm L x 26mm W x 26mm H
Faces: 26mm L x 12mm W & 26mm L x 10mm W
|With over 25 years experience working in Metal, Engraving and Tool Making, three metalsmiths created NC BLACK Company to meet the special needs of miniature smithing, raising, & shell forming by making their own micro-tools to complete intricate works.
NC BLACK is creating a range of micro-tools for the profession, made by craftsmen for craftsmen. All products are hand fabricated in North Carolina.
NC BLACK's specialty products allow you to form and finish your pieces with reliable tools for the job. Using high grade tool steel, the they use traditional engineering, cutting and shaping methods to create fine micro-tools, including handmade and finished wooden handles for comfort and long life.