The Jim Blurton Crosspein hammer is produced with EN24 special tool steel which has been hardened and tempered to the maximum 58 Rockwell. The hammer weighs 1kg and is a perfecly well balanced tool designed for drawing clips. It features an 18 inch handle which is made from high quality hickory and offers a grooved grip. With the use of a brass rivet through the middle of the eye, extra protection has been added to the fitting of the handle. For maximum use, all burrs that might appear on the head should be periodically ground down.