Steps fold out and over, telescope down easily. Compact stowage, steps fold over flat on platform. Flat poly treads for increased comfort. Standard folding gudgeons with convenient grab bar for easier boarding. Electropolished 304 stainless steel rated to 275 lbs. Bungee cord securing strap included. Nylon bushings between ladder sections prevent inadvertent deployment when flipping ladder into the water. Available in either 3 or 4 step models.