Hammers, Mallets, And Sledges
This is the final lesson in the Hand Tools Course. This lesson introduces and demonstrates the proper use of tools used for striking.
- Describe five types of hammers and the differences between hammers, mallets, and sledges.
- Explain what parts of a hammer should be inspected.
- Discuss in what situation the hammers in this lesson should be used.
- Discuss general guidelines for using a hammer correctly.
This course is designed for employees in all disciplines as well as for the multi-craft training needs of process and manufacturing facilities. Upon completion of this lesson, participants will be able to improve their on-the-job performance through the proper use hand tools.