A set of specialized canning tongs is essential for safely lifting preserve jars out of a hot-water bath. These well-crafted tongs are strong and durable and provide the secure grip necessary to do the job right. Designed for lifting hot preserve jars out of boiling water safely. Stainless-steel construction. Heat-resistant red rubber grips. Dishwasher safe. 8 1/2" long. With a history dating back to 1840s England, Kilner is a leading European name in preserving.