Primarily used during “sweat” soldering and other heating operations when you need to heat a piece from below. Can also be placed over an alcohol lamp or Bunsen burner to keep a wax pot warm. Lightweight 6″ x 6″ mesh screen is included. Measurements: Legs are approximately 6 inches long. Quantity: 1 Tripod With Mesh Screen Please note: Shipping weight with packaging is nearly 2 lbs.