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Quick Change Power Hammer Dies


Quick change power hammer dies for my air hammer. I designed and fabricated these hammer dies to accommodate my need to be able to rapidly interchange forging dies . They also will hold an infinite variety of standard and custom fuller dies. These dies are easy to change and have proven durable for my hammer and applications.

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Are you using the cap-head screws just as set screws? How well does it hold the die tops? Do the tops ever work loose?

I had thought about doing something similar with pins in the die tops and cap-head bolts coming in from the sides of the bottom die. However I was worried about the tops coming loose and my idea of a fix was going to be to ream a taper hole in the pins and then turn a taper on the end of the cap-head screw so it snugs the tops down as you tighten the screws. However it would make for more work when making a new set of tops.

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