This Wicked Edge WE024 Aluminum Base is designed to keep a Wicked Edge sharpener perfectly steady while in use. The base is made from solid aluminum and has a black powder-coated finish. The base features four rubber feet in the corners, which provide stability, and protects the surface it rests on. The holes in the aluminum base are countersunk, and it attaches to the sharpener with 2 x 1 in 10-32 socket cap screw. The dimensions of this base are 11 in. x 8 in. x 1 in. and it weighs approximately 8.1 lbs.