Estwing are an American manufacturer of striking tools including hammers, axes, and pry bars. Founded in Rockford, Illinois in 1923 by Swedish immigrant Ernest O. Estwing. All of their tools are manufactured to the highest possible standards and offer true value to tradesmen and craftsmen alike. 2001 saw the introduction of a new shock reduction grip that provides customers with comfort and durability whilst reducing vibrations caused by impact. The patented grip sets the current standard for ergonomically correct hammers. Estwing is committed to American made tools for today and tomorrow. Explore our range of Estwing products now at The Grit.