Some articles on hammers, hammer techniques, technique:
... Early knappers could have used simple hammers made of wood or antler to shape stone tools ... Hard hammer techniques are used to remove large flakes of stone ... This technique can be used by flintknappers to remove broad flakes that can be made into smaller tools ...
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