Chipping Hammers are used for light material removal, typically in the horizontal position. Applications such as carving rock, removing grout between brick, removing swimming pool surfaces, removing old or dried concrete from inside cement mixers.
An air-driven hammer/piston drives a bit (often called a “steel”) up and down. Depending on the material being destroyed, different stroke lengths and attachments can be used.
Ingersoll Rand chipping hammers feature two types of shanks
For heavier materials, such as cutting a line in concrete, consider choosing the Hex Shank to keep the bit from rotating.
Ingersoll Rand offers two distinct types of handles: