Auto Body Planish Hammer with round checked face & smooth square face by Picard 2522312.
You're buying one of the best quality manufactured body hammer also categorized as a bumping tool for auto body work and dent repair. Made in Germany by Picard.The head is made from c45 tool steel with a rectangular cheek for the secure fitting of the stained Hickory handle. Handle is 11.5". The 46mm round is checked and the 40mm square faces is a smooth finished. Total length of head 110mm.
Planishing (from the Latin planus, "flat") is a metalworking technique that involves finishing the surface by finely shaping and smoothing sheet metal. Planishing (from the Latin planus, "flat") is a metalworking technique that involves finishing the surface by finely shaping and smoothing sheet metal.
A special hammer with faces shaped to allow for correction of locally stretched sheet metal. When shrinking metal, the panel is beaten into the recesses of the grid, which help stretching.
These new Picard Bumping tools have precision ground contact surfaces, manufactured to the highest quality standards. The tooling industry leader in automotive body tools today . When time is money the last tap from a Picard bumping tool will create the final finish needed with less work and more productivity.
Even hobbyist can achieve professional results with less effort. A perfect repair requires not only the skill of the specialist, but also a number of top quality, panel beating tools. Panel beating tools must be made from quality materials, have the right forms and balance and surface treatments. PICARD tools are of the highest standard.
Compare Picard quality engineered tools to Snap on, MAC, Blue Point, Proto or the old Fairmont tools and Dollar for Dollar Picard out preforms the competition. Hands down every time. With PICARD panel beating tools you can work precisely, fast and safely.
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