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