Its two aluminum buckles and they are a different shape with nubs on them. This makes it easier to get apart to adjust. This is very important if you get them too tight and you need to pry them apart. However, under normal loads all you have to do is work them like the beetle buckle. Then the weight of the hammock locks them into position.
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