This easy to attach solid black buckle is moulded in plastic and is manufactured in Taipei (Taiwan) and holds a 19mm wide strap in place. It is usually attached to a belt or strap with a cap and rivet, or stitched down if prefered
For those of you who love the technical stuff…
Plastic pellets, colour tints and other clever additives are mixed and heated into a smelly hot goop and squished with huge pressure into steel moulds of just the right shape. The mould opens and the buckle body is removed and trimmed. A smooth mild steel pre-formed nickel electroplated prong is crimped around the buckle body inner. Cheap and cheerful!
nickel with a oven-baked black gloss enamel.