The Nylon Snow Cone Dipper, Ladle or Scoop can be used to scoop shaved ice or you can shave the ice directly into the dipper. It is easy to use and It rounds the top of the snow cone perfectly. 8" length, 3" width and 3" height. It is a very durable snow cone dipper. It's a good idea to have a spare dipper to avoid possible down time.