These are the ideal tongs to use while grilling. The 18" reach will allow you to safely and comfortably turn, lift and remove food from the grill. The silicone tips make it easy to grab even the most difficult of grilled foods while the silicone accents give you a better grip on the tongs. You can even remove the silicone tips for easy cleaning and lock the tongs closed for storing. These tongs help make any grill master look good.