Forging: How different shaped hammers move metal differently (chasing, Ball-Peen and Cross-Peen, etc.) Some good tips for newby forgers. Hammers | Art Jewelry Magazine - L'uso dei differenti martelli per ottenere diversi effetti sul metallo
My new main forging hammer. 1045 with a stubby handle. I don't want to toot my own horn too much, but I've never been so pleased with the feel of a hammer until now. Just goes to show if you forge, make your own tools as often as you can.