Grab hands. Normally not preferable, but in the case of the Big Green Egg Grill Gripper still handy. With the gripper you can easily pick up your used grill grate from the Big Green Egg. This is often still smoldering when you store the barbecue. By gripping the hot grid with these tongs, you avoid annoying burns. Hot situations, grasping hands: the Big Green Egg Grill Gripper handles it neatly.