By far the most popular modern design of flint knapping
billet on the market, the copper bopper is famous for its ease of use
and forgiving nature.
The domed copper capped head with soft lead core
provides a forward weight feel to run those nice long, thinning flakes.
A nice medium between solid metal billets and soft antler
billets, copper bopper style billets will 'pull' a flake off of a
stone core leaving less damage and micro fractures in your piece than many of
the alternatives. Great for heat treated material and obsidian.
This small modern precision knapping billet is perfect
for finishing edge work and shaping on small to medium points and
blades. For primary thinning of a stone core we suggest larger billets.
Quality Hardwood handle with a rubberized non-slip
7/8 inch outside diameter copper dome. Wood handle
length is approx 4.75 inches. Sold individually. Made in the
**Contains LEAD. After extended use, the copper cap will
eventually wear through and/or the cap will become deformed enough to push the
head off of the billet. It is best to discard and replace the billet at that
point. Please follow local codes for proper disposal of lead containing