Press Release Summary:
Steel Drywall Hatchet offers 1Â¾ in. cutting edge and flat head striking face for close-in corner nailing. Steel Shingling Hatchet features 1Â¾ in. cutting edge for lath and shingles, as well as retractable blade for asphalt and composite shingles. Both tools are 14 oz. Weighing 3 lb, Steel Hand Drilling Hammer strikes metal tools such as star drills, chisels, and punches. Steel Ball Peen Hammer has polished head and face, and is offered with head weights of 8, 12, 16, 24, and 32 oz.
Original Press Release:
Vaughan Adds Four New All Steel Shock-Blocking Hammers
HEBRON, IL - Vaughan & Bushnell Manufacturing is introducing four new solid steel hammers featuring the company's patented ShockBlok(TM) vibration-absorbing core in the hammer head.
The new steel hammers - all US-made - include a wallboard hatchet, a shingling hatchet, a hand drilling hammer and a series of five new ball pein hammers. In addition to the Shock-Blok(TM) wood and rubber insert in the head, all are provided with a slip resistant grip handle:
o The new 14-ounce, 14-inch, Steel Drywall Hatchet, features a 1 ¾" cutting edge and Vaughan's exclusive "Flat Head" striking face for close-in corner nailing.
o The 14-ounce Steel Shingling Hatchet offers a 1 ¾" cutting edge for lath and shingles and a retractable and replaceable blade for asphalt and composite shingles. Also a 3-hole overlap gauge and a nail-pulling slot.
o Vaughan's new 3-lb. Steel Hand Drilling Hammer used for striking metal tools such as star drills, cold chisels, brick chisels and punches, features a broad, oversized striking face for surer striking power.
o The new Steel Ball Pein Hammer with full-polished head and face is offered in five sizes with head weights of 8, 12, 16, 24 and 32 ounces.
These new steel handled tools join the company's established lines of wood and fiberglass handled hammers. For more information contact: Vaughan & Bushnell Manufacturing Company, P.O. Box 390 Hebron, IL 60034-0390 or www.vaughanmfg.com.