The Chrome “17” is a new modular hammer. The handle width is available in two different thicknesses. There is a cross hole for a strike plate so the side can be used to strike a knockdown. The aluminum head has stainless steel threads for long lasting life. The head and handle are Fused to the carbon shaft. The grips come in a variety of colors and the shaft comes in a variety of colors. The 17″ does not come with tips or strike plate. The carpet bomb tip does not fit on the Chrome “17”. If the Chrome “17” is too long for you then check out the build a hammer. You can customize the length on that hammer. Bundle and Save! Add the tip bundle to the Chrome “17” and save $15. The tip bundle includes: black carbon tip(plastic), Striker(plastic), and the M24 stainless, regularly $55 if purchased separately.