The universal hammock stand is constructed of heavy duty steel and assembles in minutes without any tools. Plastic caps are used on the ends of the steel tubing to create a soft finish. This 9′ hammock stand is designed to accomodate most mayan, brazilian and caribbean hammocks that are approximately 9′ to 13′ in total length. This may however vary depending on how much your hammock stretches. You will enjoy the freedom the stand provides by allowing you to set up your hammock in the most convenient location and no longer rely on those 2 perfect trees. Capacity: 450 lbs. Footprint: 108″” x 48″” x 44″”. Material: steel. Finish: powder coated. Colour: charcoal. Zinc coated hardware included. Assembly is required. Carrying case included. Assembly required: yes. Instructions included: yes. Hardware included (description): yes (hardware for stand assemblage).