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pneumatic hammerclick to hear

Percussive tool that is powered by compressed air; with the help of a piston, it activates a tool, which breaks through very hard matter such as rock and concrete.
pneumatic hammer tool retainer chuck flexible hose flexible hose connection throttle valve exhaust port silencer lubricator handle control lever

tool click to hear

Cylindrical rod that is set in motion by compressed air pressure from the hammer; it is used to break hard surfaces.

retainer click to hear

Device that holds the tool in place in the chuck.

chuck click to hear

Part of the hammer to which the tool is fastened.

flexible hose click to hear

Flexible hose through which compressed air from the compressor it is attached to enters the hammer.

flexible hose connection click to hear

Fastening device with a metal part that accepts the flexible hose so that compressed air can enter the hammer.

throttle valve click to hear

Movable part that is opened by the control lever to let compressed air into the hammer.

exhaust port click to hear

Opening through which compressed air is expelled from the pneumatic hammer.

silencer click to hear

Device that lessens the noise caused when air exits the hammer.

lubricator click to hear

Device that automatically oils the various parts of the hammer to prevent wear.

handle click to hear

The two elements that allow a worker to manipulate the hammer.

control lever click to hear

Grip used to operate the hammer; the lever opens the throttle valve so that air can enter the hammer.