It looks like the Cole-Bar, which was a multi-functional hammer that was funded via Kickstarter, will never make it into hopeful users’ hands. (Update: Check out comments for the latest info.)
Best Hammers for DIY and Home Use on a Budget?
It’s hammer time! Which hammer would you recommend to a DIYer or new homeowner who’s unsure of what they might need?
Dewalt Mechanics & Hand Tools Update – New for 2015
Ready or not, here is a quick sneak peek of all of Dewalt’s new mechanics tools and hand tools that will be coming out in the second half of 2015.
New USA-Made Dead-Blow Machinist Hammer
Check out this new USA-made dead-blow machinist hammer. It comes with 3 interchangeable heads and 3 places where to put them.
New Wilton BASH Ball Pein Hammers and a Few Other Types
Wilton has expanded their BASH lineup of super-tough sledge hammers to include new head shapes and styles.
Good Beer Hunting’s Beer Peen Hammer Bottle Opener
The Beer Peen is a cool bronze hammer-shaped bottle opener that’s made in the USA.
Deal: Husky 20oz Rip Claw Hammer for $10
There’s a new $10 Husky rip claw hammer that’s worth a look.
Deal: Buy a Stiletto Titanium Hammer, Get a Free Milwaukee Screwdriver Set
Looking to buy a Stiletto titanium hammer? Would it change your mind if they threw in a Milwaukee 30pc screwdriver set?!
Reader Question: Auto Hammer for String Art Nails?
A reader asked for advice as to whether an auto hammer would be suitable for driving in string art nails.
Estwing Deadhead Rubber Mallet
Looking for a new rubber mallet? Our pick is the Estwing Deadhead.
The Cole-Bar Multi-Functional Hammer
The Cole-Bar hammer is a 7-in-1 multi-functional hammering, prying, demolishing, wrenching, measuring, and squaring tool.
Hammerhead Switch, a 2-in-1 Impact Driver and Auto Hammer
The Hammerhead Switch is a 2-in-1 12V Max cordless impact driver AND auto hammer combination tool.
Dead On Tools Steel Hammer
Dead-On’s Steel Hammer looks like today’s high velocity hammers, but is actually an older design.
New Kobalt High Velocity Hammer
There’s a new high velocity Kobalt 16 oz. rip hammer that claims to have the driving power of a 28oz framing hammer.
New Estwing Ultra Hammers
Estwing has come out with two new Ultra Series hammers that are designed to swing fast and hard without tiring you out.
Coming Soon: New Stanley FatMax AntiVibe Hammers
Stanley is coming out with a new series of Fatmax AntiVibe hammers.
New Vaughan Stealth Framing Hammer
Vaughan just came out with a new USA-made lightweight framing hammer that hits hard and is priced at well under $30.
Reader Question: Lightweight Framing Hammer Recommendations?
A reader is looking for lightweight framing hammer recommendations. Here are some of our picks, and please share yours!
Review: Craftsman Punch and Chisel Holder
We reviewed Craftsman’s chisel and punch holder, a great accessory if you use cold chisels or punches a lot.
Score USA-Made Vaughan Grayvik Hammers for Cheap
Harry Epstein just put up a whole slew of USA-made Grayvik hammers at sweet prices.