Expedition Tongs are made to handle your barbeque, braai and campfire needs: hauling a huge log to a roasting pig, flipping over a beautifully grilled steak or arranging charcoal on the lid of a Dutch oven. But the uses don’t stop at the campfire ring. Take a look at a few other ideas of how your Expedition Tongs can come in handy both at home and on the road.
Scratch those hard to reach places.
Lift up firewood to check for scorpions and spiders.
Because sometimes reaching for that glass IS just too much effort. Song of the Road
Retrieve valuables from the garbage disposal without risking fingers.
Rotate kebabs and corn on the cob without burning your arm hairs.
Cancel your cable and add antennas instead.
Remove toast from the toaster. Pro tip: Unplug toaster first.
Stir your favorite Dutch oven meal.
Move raw meat to a pan without having to get raw meat goobers on your fingers.
Use in place of a fork when carving a big piece of meat.
Push elevator buttons no matter how many people stand in front of you.
Squeeze an avocado to make perfect pre-mashed guacamole.
Become a stealthy pick pocket*
* Illegal pretty much everywhere.
Finally figure out what that chain on the ceiling fan does.
Pick up hard boiled eggs.
I don’t always pass a beer, but when I do it’s with Expedition Tongs. Song of the Road
Handle food on the grill.
Handle food in the oven.
Catch crabs. Live or dead. It doesn’t matter.
Retrieve keys out of your locked car, but only when the window is slightly ajar.
Pick up used tissues without picking up a cold.
Move charchoal without buring hour hands
Grab a beer without getting your entire arm cold. by Overland Now
Construct the perfect campfire.
Dispose of your cat’s latest “gift” in the fire.
Rearrange little bits of charcoal
Juice a lemon or lime, without having to find where you put your actual juicer.
Move extra gooey cinnamon buns to your plate without getting your fingers all sticky.
Impress your friends with a new modern art sculpture. Great for coffee tables.
Help short people reach the top shelf items too.
Play a quick game of golf on the beach. Hit the seagull for a hole-in-one.
Pickup litter without the risk of contracting a disease.
Remove pot lids, especially those made out of metal.
Pull wine corks that some sober person wedged too deep into a half drunk bottle of booze.
Use as a salad sever when it’s not classy enough to use your hands.
Reach objects that fall behind your fridge. Or at least discover what that smell is.
Rearrange logs in a fireplace or wood stove.
Pick up someones dirty undies while maintaining a safe distance.