The KD-120 Bucket has many desired traits that horse owners look for. One of which is the thick wall of the bucket which gives the KD120 superior strength and durability. The KD-120 also comes with the industries one and only bucket with a one piece metal ring. The ring itself hold the handle in place so there is no worry about the handle coming off. Another key aspect is the patented mane and tail saver that encloses the crimped end of the handle so that there is no worry about the horse catching its mane, tail, or nose. We feel this bucket is the industries best and most durable bucket.