Made of 1/8" Stainless Steel for years of rust-free use. The cooker has a lockable 3/4" drain valve for cleaning. Food items will need to be dipped from the top and use the drain valve for drawing off hot water or washing and cleaning the cooker.
The 30-gallon cooker holds approximately 26 gals of liquid and 30-quart jars. Jars will need to be placed on the wooden rack to provide space between the bottom of the jars. Optional rack(s) may be added using the drop-down box at the bottom of the page. The 40-gallon cooker will allow two stacks of jars using a second rack.
A 6” flue with a stovepipe holder allows the smokestack to extend up and out of the way. Will require 6” elbow.
Lids are included with both cookers.
30 Gallon overall size: 25” in diameter and 34” high, the actual height of the water tank is 15”
40 Gallon overall size: 25” in diameter and 36” high, the actual height of the water tank is 19”
Weight: 135 lbs. for the 30 Gallon and 140lbs for the 40 Gal. Ships truck freight F.O.B and will require a freight quote.
Upgrade to a 40-gallon cooker allows another rack of canning jars.
Upgrade to 70,000 BTU LP Gas Burner featuring a 10” cast iron high-pressure LP burner with pilot and safety shut off, connects to 20 lb. tank includes hose and regulator.
Shipping cost is not included. Priced F.O.B Lancaster County PA. The shipping calculator will show zero F.O.B Shipping Deposit which, is not free shipping. We can arrange for pick up or obtain a palletized shipping quote. A commercial or business address without a lift gate will be the most economical. Truck freight may run $175-$300+ depending on your location and delivery address.