For those who hesitate to invest in the stainless steel print tongs, will have to be satisfied with the student variety. It's very important not to apply too much pressure, or you'll end up with nicks in the paper. The tongs can be locked closed and can be hung for easy storage. So if you happen to have a clothes line over your developing trays, you can hang the tongs up for quick and easy drip-drying.|
These tongs won't last for a life time , but they're definitely better than sticking your fingers in hydroquinone developer. Comes in a set of two: one for the developer, and a "springer" for stop bath and fix.