Not to be confused with Duke's Hammer, Dual Hammers, or Sledgehammer

Hammer #1
A small, lightweight tool used in the building industry. Can also be used as a weapon.
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Weapon Info
Weapon Type
Damage Range
17 - 22
Accuracy Range
55 - 60

Hammer is a Melee Clubbing weapon that can be purchased from and sold to Big Al's Gun Shop. It is the cheapest item available at Big Al's. The Hammer was one of the items available at the official launch of Torn on 15 November 2004, having been introduced during the Torn City Beta.

The Hammer has a stealth rating of 7.6.


The Duke Contract "Hammer Time" requires a target to be defeated using a Hammer or Duke's Hammer.

Historical Notes

A Hammer used to be a requirement to commit the Cars larceny crime. [1]

Hammer Image History
Years Used Image
Unused Image [2] OTwooav.jpg
Late 2000s to July 2012 mtCTVgn.png
July 2012 [3] cnRsfVS.jpg


With an ID of 1, the Hammer was the first item added to the game's code.

The Hammer has always held the record for the highest circulation out of any non Temporary weapon in Torn, with over 1,800,000 in circulation as of January 2022.

Patch History

Released in Patch list #