Category Archives: Crucible Tool

Don’t Buy Our Hammer (But do Buy One)

Sorry our lump hammer isn’t $5 and won’t wash your truck or cream your spinach. And if you think that $85 or $90 is crazy for something made by hand in the United States in small batches, then I wish … Continue reading

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Lump Hammers Are Almost Here

The first batch of Crucible Lump Hammers will be up for sale in our store very soon this month. This week I visited the Crucible Lab, where Raney showed me how the production run was progressing, and we discussed some … Continue reading

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Newsy’s Profile of Crucible Tools

Newsy began filming a detailed profile of Crucible Tool right before we launched our first two tools – our Improved Pattern Dividers and our Iron Holdfast. Today Newsy gave us their kind permission to post the video here for you … Continue reading

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Production Begins on the Lump Hammer

Hey, if you’d like to read the latest on the Crucible lump hammer, check out this brief blog entry. — Christopher Schwarz

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About the Lump Hammer

Want to make your own or modify an existing tool? Rip off our specifications by reading this blog entry at Crucible Tool.com.

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Update on the Crucible Lump Hammer

You can read all about it on the Crucible blog if you like.

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Additional Tip Shapes for Dividers

We’ve just posted a new video at Crucible Tool’s blog on how to create two additional (and useful) tip shapes for your dividers. One tip is designed specifically for scribing arcs. The other is for cutting inlay or recesses. While … Continue reading

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