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Geological Hammers

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Geological hammers are essential to any geologist, and for this reason, we only stock the very strongest that are suitable for striking rocks.

Popular models include the American solid forged "Estwing", and the classic British hammer "VISA" which was formally known as the Footprint or Whitehouse Hammer. We also sell a range of Children's models.

Products (13)

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Beginners Geology Hammer

Forged from special chrome vanadium steel

These hammers are suitable for beginners and made from high quality steel. They are forged from a special chrome vanadium steel which has been correctly hardened and tempered, with the head fully polished. The striking face and cutting edge are accurately ground, and the hardened tubular steel shaft is fitted with comfortable shock absorbing vinyl grip. The head is secured to the shaft by a roll pin.

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Each
Special Offer - Was £24.95 (GE2500)
£14.95 In Stock
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VISA British Geological Hammer - Hickory

Classic British geological hammer

VISA (Footprint Style) Hickory Geological Hammers. The benefit of a Hickory Hammer is that the handle can easily be replaced, and the hickory wood absorbs more shock than any other handle. Highest quality steel head. Manufactured in the UK.

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(A) - 8oz (227g)
(GE2000)
£17.08 In Stock
(B) - 16oz (454g)
(GE2002)
£20.90 In Stock
10+ £16.92  
(C) - 2lb (907g)
(GE2005)
£26.43 In Stock
(D) - 2.5lb (1134g)
(GE2007)
£31.83 In Stock
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Estwing Geological Hammers

The strongest known construction of its type

High Quality Geological Hammer Chisel Pick. This design uses the strongest steel which is forged from one solid piece, and is the strongest known construction of its type. Made in the USA by Estwing.

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(A) - 12oz (340g)
(GE3009)
£42.57 3  Days
(B) - 20oz (567g)
(GE3010)
£42.82 In Stock
(C) - 24oz (680g)
(GE3011)
£47.60 In Stock
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VISA British Geological Hammer - Steel

Classic British geological hammer

VISA (Footprint Style) Geological Hammer. The benefit of a steel shaft hammer is that it will last longer than other hammers, but it is heavier and has the most amount of shock compared to other handles. Manufactured in the UK. 270mm (length) x 170mm (head)

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454g head (16oz)
(GE2004)
£25.74 In Stock
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Estwing Geological BIG Blue Hammer

The strongest known construction of its type

This High Quality Chisel Pick Geological Hammer uses the strongest steel which is forged in one-piece, and is the strongest known construction of its type. Containing a special shock reduction grip this new style has a larger hammer head and wider chisel edge. 310mm (length) x 175mm (head).

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22oz - (624 grams)
(GE3040)
£50.24 In Stock
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VISA British Geological Hammer - Fibreglass

Classic British geological hammer

VISA British Geological Hammer. The lightweight Fibreglass handle allows the blow of the hammer to be concentrated on the head, making it very efficient. Fibreglass handles are much more stronger, and longer lasting than hickory. Manufactured in the UK.

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(A) - 8oz (226g)
(GE2001)
£24.09 In Stock
(B) - 16oz (454g)
(GE2003)
£25.62 In Stock
(C) - 2lb (907g)
(GE2006)
£34.91 In Stock
(D) - 2.5lb (1134g)
(GE2008)
£38.48 In Stock
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Estwing Crack Hammers

Ideal for cracking boulders and rocks

The Estwing USA Crack Hammer is made from one piece of solid forged steel. Crack hammers have a heavy head weight, and are Ideal for cracking boulders and rocks, or for use with chisel work. Highest quality steel.

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(A) - 2lb (907g)
(GE2011)
£40.14 In Stock
(B) - 3lb (1361g)
(GE2012)
£40.14 In Stock
(C) - 4lb (1814g)
(GE2013)
£45.25 3  Days
(D) - 4lb - (1814g)
(GE2014)
£47.31 In Stock
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Crack Geological Hammer

Basic Crack Hammer

With a black painted head forged from fine grain carbon steel, which has been correctly hardened and tempered, this Crack Hammer has a fibreglass shaft fitted with comfortable shock-absorbing rubber grip. 260mm (length) x 95mm (head).

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2.5lb (1000g)
(GE2010)
£8.49 In Stock
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Footprint Fibreglass 64oz hammer

Classic British geological lump hammer

This heavy lump hammer has a 64oz head and is 601mm long. Fibreglass handles are much stronger, and longer lasting than hickory. Manufactured in the UK. 601mm (length) x 125mm (head).

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4lb (1814g)
(GE2009)
£60.51 In Stock
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Children's Geological Hammers

Features a rounded safety head

These hickory geological hammers have been specially made for children. The chisel points are rounded to ensure they are not as sharp as other hammers but still effective at splitting rocks. Made from the highest quality steel.

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(A) - 3.5oz (100g)
(GE2020)
£12.95 In Stock
12+ £7.95  
(B) - 7oz (200g)
(GE2021)
£13.95 In Stock
12+ £8.95  
(C) - 10oz (300g)
(GE2022)
£14.95 In Stock
12+ £9.95  
(D) - 18oz (500g)
(GE2023)
£17.95 In Stock
12+ £14.95  
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Belt Pick Holders

Made of high quality leather

Estwing Belt Pick Holders are suitable for all Estwing picks, both pointed and chisel end, and are made of a high quality leather. They also suit all Estwing hammers - except the new 24oz hammer.

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(A) - For chisel edge picks
(GE6005)
£7.98 In Stock
(B) - For pointed tip picks
(GE6004)
£8.44 In Stock
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Hammer Holster

General purpose leather holster

Made from Top Grain leather this hammer holster has a cradle design which eliminates hammer pivoting. Fits belts up to 2 3/4in wide. Overall dimension: 6in x 4 1/4in.

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Holster
(GE6007)
£6.50 In Stock
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VISA British Geological Chisel Pick

Classic British geological picks

These British geological chisel picks have a long head, ideal for hitting rocks. They are available with a Steel or Fibreglass shaft.

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(A) - 22oz (623g)
(GE3003)
£25.62 In Stock
(B) - 24oz (680g)
(GE3004)
£25.62 In Stock
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