In this review, the wizard shows how to make tongs, charcoal from a piece of rebar with a diameter of 6-8 mm. If you are interested, read on.
The first thing to bend a piece of rebar around the steel pipe so as to obtain the ring. Finalizing the workpiece in the bench Vice.
By the way, instead of the corrugated reinforcement, you can use plain round rod. But the author chose rebar because it is better than springy.
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Extra rebars must be cut with a grinder or hand hacksaw. The ends are machined on grinding machines or grinder.
In the next phase, make two wooden handles (round stick). They drill a longitudinal hole, and then put on the valve and fix with glue.
Then you will need to make “fingers” to grab the coal. To do this, cut pieces of rebar and weld them to the forceps.
Trim the welds and then paint rebar heat resistant paint. Wooden handle covered with mineral oil.
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Details on how from a piece of rebar to make the tongs for coal, you can see in the video below. Idea shared by YouTube channel Carlos Morais.