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00:02 Sep-23-2006

Ron Olson

R & D, Aerospace
The Best Aviation Company In The World,
USA,
Joined Feb 2005
23
Tap Hammers

Besides those recommended by the FAA in AC43-13, can someone tell me where I can find some tap hammers?

Is there a vendor that sells tap hammers? For metal bonds? For composites?

I remember using a very dense (steel) one inch head and three inch lever arm with a yellow plastic handle. Who makes this?

Thank you.


 
05:36 Sep-24-2006

Roberto Falconio

Engineering, NDT/Metrology SUPERVISOR
El Salvador,
Joined Feb 2000
13
Re: Tap Hammers Hi Ron,

Basically you may manufacture it according to aircraft manufacturer recomendations in case of a hand held mechanical tapping, however if you eould like an electronic equipment you may look for the woodpecker manufacturer by mitsui in Japan

Best Regards
RF

----------- Start Original Message -----------
: Besides those recommended by the FAA in AC43-13, can someone tell me where I can find some tap hammers?
: Is there a vendor that sells tap hammers? For metal bonds? For composites?
: I remember using a very dense (steel) one inch head and three inch lever arm with a yellow plastic handle. Who makes this?
: Thank you.
------------ End Original Message ------------




 


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