This crucible handle it provides safety and assurance for the user. The shaft is steel, mounted into a hardwood handle secured by a steel pin so that after years of use around heat, there is no possibility that the handle will slip off. A heavier shaft assures a firm hold when transferring liquid metals. 19-1/4" long supplied with two crucibles (3", 7.5 ounce capacity). Complete set packaged in individual box. We brought these in for a casting class.
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