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February 15th, 2023, 2:48 pm
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We are always looking for ways to improve our products as you all know and we have a redesigned YS1500 handle that begins shipping from the factory in February 2023. We have experienced some damage and quality issues with our original YS1500 pull handle over the years. Our team was tasked to look at a way to create a better handle that served our customer's needs and prevent damages that we have seen over the years with our prior design.

We came up with an improvement in the design that allows the handle to fold straight down instead of rotating to the back or the front of the pit. This newly designed handle stays folded down out of the way and doesn't rub in the old-style mount tube creating a metal on metal surface that could cause an issue if not rotated or used.

With the improvement over the prior design, the new handle will work well with our custom cover and should allow the cover to be installed a little easier.

Product improvements also come from direct feedback from our customers. Please continue to share any feedback/suggestions by sending an email to or

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