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10-06-2013 02:38 AM

I found a rusty framing hammer head behind my house the other day. I was cleaning it up and I found a logo on it that looks like a bear paw or a dog paw. Anyone know what brand that is? Thanks.

-- James


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#1 posted 10-06-2013 02:42 AM

Have a photo?

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#2 posted 10-06-2013 03:16 AM

Could be Bear Paw or Dog Paw brand.

-- Perfection is the difference between too much and not enough.

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#3 posted 10-06-2013 04:40 PM

Here is a picture. The head is still pretty rusty but you shoul be able to make it out.

-- James

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#4 posted 10-06-2013 05:20 PM

Don’t have a clue as to what brand it is.

Just put a new handle on it and bang away :o)

-- Bill, central NY...no where near the "big apple"

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#5 posted 10-06-2013 05:23 PM

That is the plan. Still curious though.

-- James

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#6 posted 10-06-2013 05:28 PM

looks like a paw-hammer

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#7 posted 10-06-2013 05:38 PM

That pic does nothing for me, draw a pic and post it.

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#8 posted 10-10-2013 12:04 AM

figured it out
BiG BEAR is the brand … been around for years and years

http://www.tallgeorge.com/Big%20Bear%20Stores.htm

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#9 posted 10-10-2013 04:02 PM

That is not a hammer head. That is a Viking giant squid-gutting/longship-rigging combination tool.

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#10 posted 10-10-2013 04:16 PM

You know what Red, I think you might just be right. No wonder I was having trouble trying to find a maker.

-- James

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#11 posted 10-12-2013 01:13 AM

Red is right! (Always is)

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