It is made from all steel. All you do is saw out the profile that you want, Sand it until it's smooth. The template is a mirror image of what you make on the Lathe.The video below shows how to use and what it is capable of. You can also Google: Unimat tracer attachment Purchasing Information: The machine is located in Albuquerque NM. The item "EMCO Unimat SL1000 DB200 tracer attachment CNC Taper" is in sale since Sunday, June 1, 2014. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Manufacturing & Metalworking\Metalworking Tooling\Equipment Specific Tooling\Lathe". The seller is "b2xtreme" and is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This item can be shipped worldwide.