Two-button folding allows independent operation of each side so walker fits through narrow spaces while maintaining rigidity. Easy-to use folding mechanism is ergonomically designed for operation with palm, finger or arm. Lightweight, 1″ aluminum tubing with dual steel cross bars to support up to 300 lbs. and weighs only 6 lbs. Upper and lower spreader bars increase rigidity and make platform attachment easy to attach. Solid brass detent buttons resist wear and breakage, and support user’s weight. Footpiece silencer provides quiet adjustment and rattle-free.