This corker with chrome plated brass jaws folds flat into a box for storage when not in use. When assembled, You can cork standard wine bottles quickly and easily. The 4 jaw iris mechanism compresses the cork evenly, before pushing it into the bottle with a metal pin mechanism. The depth of the cork can be varied by changing the level of the nut on the metal pin.
Assembly/disassembly: 3 parts ship unassembled and must be secured before use, and removed before storage; The metal handle (lever), the front leg, and the rear legs.
Please Note: This corker is not suitable for use with synthetic corks, as the corker will crease the side of the cork during insertion which leads to a leak once the bottle is laid down for storage. See W408 if using synthetic corks.