If you own a jeweler’s hammer with a wood handle, the head will probably come loose at some point or another, whether you’re working with a top-of-the-line Fretz hammer or a basic beginner’s hammer. It can be frustrating to deal with an unsteady hammer head when your work calls for precision. Mark Nelson shares a few of his tips for tightening the head on a hammer quickly and easily in this short video. Learn his tricks and never suffer from a wobbly hammer blow again.
Do you have a trick for tightening the head of your jeweler’s hammer? Share it with your fellow jewelers in the comments section.