|Release||8 March 2011 (Update)|
|Examine||This can be combined with rails to form the start of a track.|
A Steel base plate is part of making rail tracks within the Artisans Workshop. To make them, a Steel ingot i can be used on an anvil, requiring 44 Smithing and giving 8.8 experience. They can be deposited as a raw component into the nearby rail cart, or combined with Steel rails to create a Steel track 40%.