Author Topic: Pot lid handle  (Read 215 times)

quixoticgeek

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Pot lid handle
« on: April 05, 2021, 01:46:12 pm »

The lid off my steamer has finally degraded after over a decade of use. I bought it in Asda ages ago, but I really like it and use it a lot. Do universal replacement pot lid handles exist? This one was simply screwed to the glass lid.

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Re: Pot lid handle
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2021, 03:48:04 pm »
Probably not but catering equipment websites frequently sell spare complete lids.

https://www.nisbets.co.uk/search/?text=Saucepan+lids
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Paul

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Re: Pot lid handle
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2021, 06:13:04 pm »
I can't remember what happened to the handle (knob) on the wok steamer lid, nor what it looked like, but when it died/disintegrated/escaped/was stolen, I replaced it with a piece of 1" dowel (aka broomhandle). I cut a piece about 3cm long and screwed it in from underneath. It's been good for the last 7 years or so and, if it dies (etc) will be easy to replace.
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