Model TJ416 is our 48" Ton Jones Series Deluxe Snake Tong featuring a 22 degree bend at the jaw end of the tube which keeps the jaw head flat on the ground while handling snakes and reptiles. You can work comfortably all day long without even bending over with this tool. Deluxe snake tongs feature wide 2.5" cast aluminum jaws. The wider jaw distributes holding pressure over a larger area to prevent trauma to the animal and provides more holding power to the handler. These tongs also feature 1) .035 walled aluminum tube (OR .090 SUPER TUBE), 2) pistol grip handle for one hand operation, 3) strong cast aluminum handle, lever, and extra wide tong jaws, 4) concealed stainless steel aircraft quality cable 5) concealed stainless steel jaw spring.