This seat is made of durable fiberglass and attaches to the cross bar of the Flip Blind Short Version kit. It doubles as a seat to sit on to drive the boat and a back rest when you are at your spot and calling them in. Has a stainless steel hinge so there is not worries about any rust issues. Attached to the cross bar with pop rivets or can use nuts and bolts so you can easily remove if you need to. You can secure your throw cushion to it for comfort and always know where it is.