The Slide Hammer Scribe is a versatile tool that is used to create mini bull’s-eyes at the end of long cracks in automotive glass, but also makes an excellent probe for cleaning the impact point of a break.
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The Slide Hammer is a versatile tool. Use it to create mini bull’s-eyes at the end of long cracks in automotive glass. Also makes an excellent probe for cleaning the impact point of a break.
Below are operating instructions for the Delta Kits Slide Hammer
Although long cracks can be filled without first creating a termination point, resin injected into the crack under pressure can often cause the crack to grow. Mini bulls-eyes are used as an effective termination point to help stop long cracks from spreading during the resin injection process, and also provide a pool of resin at the end of the crack to assure the crack is filled to the very end.
The Slide Hammer is made up of 5 primary components.
1) Create a perfect 2 mm to 3 mm mini bulls-eye every time with the hardened steel, tapered and sharpened, precisely angled point.
2) The red aluminum tip is fitted with a special magnet that holds the point in place but allows for easy removal and replacement.
3) The blue aluminum receiver tube has and ergonomically shaped finger grip on the tip end. A hole in the other end to allows insertion of the hammer.
4) The solid brass piston “hammer” is precisely made for easy gripping and smooth operation. It is fitted with a small steel insert that works with the magnet. This keeps the hammer from sliding out of the receiver when not in use. The magnetic pull on the hammer helps provide control when using the tool to create a mini…. Continue Reading