Heavy duty and dependable best describe this tool that virtually offers you a helping hand. Whether you are stitching or lacing, you'll be glad you have this tool every time you begin to assemble a project. Designed from a centuries old concept, this model features a wooden "turn- key" that requires little effort to hold and release your project. 2-1/4" (5.72 cm) jaws are covered in leather to prevent scarring of your projects. The 16-5/8" (42.23 cm) long base provides plenty to sit on to ensure a firm and stable work station. Width of the base is 3-13/16" (9.68 cm) and pony height is 14-3/4" (37.47 cm). Base swivels to provide the best working angle. Heavy duty hardware included, some assembly required.