**** European Shipping ****
We are closed from 29th June until 4th July. Goods ordered will ship on Monday 5th dependent upon stock levels.
All orders are shipped (DDU) Delivered Duty Unpaid and means the receiver/customer will get contacted by customs once their shipment arrives, and will have to settle any charges in order for customs to release the shipment and have it delivered.

Please note there is a 5 to 6 week waiting list from placing Furnace and Tong orders until their dispatch due to demand. Store closures periods do not count as part of this wait time.

**Check Pivot point for wear and security before each use and replace if worn or damaged**

These are specifically made to order to suit the crucible size There can be a 2 to 4 week wait due to the workload at the time of order. (Contact us for price of other sizes)

They are designed to slip over the top of the crucible and stop just before after the widest point when the crucible taper in When the handles are closed the crucible is cradled securely for removal from the furnace whilst ensuring that the crucible does not slip through.

For larger size crucibles a lockng mechanism of a hoop or loop is fitted to prevent inadvertent opening of the handle is employed to prevent the crucible sliping out when lifting.

Like all foundry tools they should be preheated to drive off moisture and prevent chilling of the crucible. The use of full Personal safety equipment is essential when used.

Dependant upon user strength and safety issues dual ended lifting versions are available. These are usually for the larger crucibles.