Ball Peen Hammer
Precautions: Using the wrong type of hammer for a given task will damage the tools or create a hazard. Hardened hammers used on hardened surfaces will shatter and send splinters in all directions.
Usage:Ball Peen hammers are heavy and have alot of mass, they are used to move thick plate ect. They are never used on sheet metal, it would create more damage to the surface.
Usage: Rubber mallets are like the brass hammer in that it will not leave surface damage on the metal being worked on. It is great for softer metals.
Nylon Face Hammer
Usage: The nylon hammer with brass center offers mass and weight for use on softer metals.
Dead Blow Hammer
Usage: Dead Blow hammesr have a plastic exterior with lead filler material, or shot, in the center. this gives weight and mass for moving softer metals without damage.