9.5″ Stainless Steel Scalloped Tongs with Black Coated Kool Touch? Handle. Easy to clean thanks to their one-piece construction. They’re constructed from durable 20-gauge stainless steel, with plastic coated handles that are heat-resistant up to 225 degrees Fahrenheit. The stainless steel end of the tongs is heat-resistant up to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.