This 40 quart .026" thickness 200 grade stainless pot is ruggedly constructed, and features a ½" nickel plated brass ball valve. Gallon markers from 1 to 10 are embossed on the side of the pot, and sturdy welded silicone covered handles make it easy to lift.
The ball valve features weldless attachment via a lock nut and silicone washer, and a 1/2" NPT outlet to accept hose barbs (recommended, see links below). Not recommended for glass top electric stoves (use a gas stove or outdoor burner). Includes pictured stainless steel matching lid.14" tall, 16" diameter.
The valve also features 3/8" NPT female threads on the interior to accept the Brewer's Edge KettleScreen stainless filter screen. (see link below). The KettleScreen functions as a screen for mashing, and removing whole hops from the boil (it tends to get clogged with large amounts of pellet hops).
Not recommended for use with induction stoves.