Definitions for ball-peen hammerˈbɔlˌpin

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ball′-peen ham`merˈbɔlˌpin(n.)

  1. Category: Building Trades

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ball-peen hammer(noun)

    a hammer with one round and one flat end; used in working metal

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  1. ball-peen hammer(Noun)

    A hammer having, besides the normal flat head, an opposite, rounded or peening head.

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  1. Ball-peen hammer

    A ball-peen hammer, also known as a machinist's hammer, is a type of peening hammer used in metalworking. It is distinguished from a cross-peen hammer, point-peen hammer or chisel-peen hammer by having a hemispherical head. Though the process of peening has become rarer in metal fabrication, the ball-peen hammer remains useful for many tasks, such as striking punches and chisels.

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