For sale is a LONG HANDLE FAIRMOUNT BALL PEIN HAMMER. The hammer bears a “FAIRMOUNT” maker’s mark. The hammer measures about 18 inches long. The striking face of the hammer is 1 3/4 inches diameter. The metal hammer head itself is 6 inches long. This hammer weighs about four pounds. The hammer’s scared tapered wood handle is rich with character. A cool collectible vintage tool.
Fairmount Tool and Forging was founded in 1917 in Cleveland, Ohio, and became well known as a contract manufacturer for automobile tool kits. The company also specialized in tools for automobile body work.