The Tacapasta Drying Rack is an essential tool for making fresh pasta. It can hold up to 4 lbs of pasta at once, allowing for larger batches of spaghetti, papardelle, linguine and more. This foldable drying rack with 16 8" arms and retractable base in chrome-plated steel and polycarbonate is a sturdy, well-designed piece and easy store. The rack includes a wand that allows you to easily transfer pasta from the machine to the rack and conveniently stores in the center tube. Made in Italy.