Industrial engineers nail down benefits of shock-absorbing hammers

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This article on features research by Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor Rob Radwin.

A staple in every toolbox, the hammer has retained the same basic head-and-handle design for hundreds of years. For craftspeople such as carpenters or roofers, years of hammering can take their toll, resulting in the painful injury known as tennis elbow. More…