The 8 oz. Claw Hammer from H.B. Smith is perfect for your everyday, heavy-duty workloads. This hammer is perfectly balanced to allow accurate yet powerful strikes, every time. This hammer is made from Special Alloy GH99 steel for superb hardness and durability. The drop forged manufacturing process further increases durability by removing any weak points in the metal. The sturdy, full length metal handle prevents your hammer from breaking during heavy use. The thick rubber handle absorbs the shock of impacts to prevent fatigue on your hands, so you can work harder longer.