tilt hammer(redirected from tilt hammers)
Related to tilt hammers: Helve Hammer
A heavy forge hammer having a pivoted lever by which it is tilted up and then allowed to drop.
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(Tools) a drop hammer consisting of a heavy head moving at the end of a pivoted arm; used in forging
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