When we originally wrote about Stanley’s new AVX hammer — a significant improvement over their already-slick previous AntiVibe offerinjg — a number of readers commented that they couldn’t find the AVX in stores. Indeed, Stanley tells us the AVX’s been selling well and they’ve had trouble getting them to all stores quickly.
Anyway, we were […]
I wrote about the AVX in this month’s issue of Popular Science (pg. 26), and it’s a sweet hammer. Stanley really pulled out all the stops to save your arm: Beyond the tuning-fork vibration dampening system from last year’s anti-vibe hammers, the AVX adds a special grip to address the torsional stresses most hammers impart to […]
Stanley now offers a ball pein hammer that incorporates the same technology they’ve spent so many years cramming into framing and woodworking hammers. It’s about time: metal workers need their wrists and elbows when they’re old, too.
I saw this back when we toured Unique Performance’s body shop. I’d forgotten about it, but I came across it again this morning when I was looking through some of the pictures we didn’t publish. After going through dozens of wooden-handled body hammers — the guys at Unique do some serious, serious body work — […]