Can the handle remain down when the step is spread?
Or the handle may have intermediate positions between fully folded and fully spread?
Also, can the handle be removed?
According to the manufacturer,
"... includes a built-in, fold-able safety grab bar that incorporates a sturdy positive locking system to assure maximum stability while in use, and folds down and out of the way when not in use."
The handle is always in the upright position when in use, this is a safety feature. It does not have intermediate postions and is not removable.
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