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  • Constructed of durable 20- gauge stainless steel, withstanding the rigors of everyday use
  • Features a 4 mm thick aluminum-clad bottom for maximum heat distribution, preventing hot spots
  • Smooth, non-reactive stainless steel interior promotes flavor neutrality
  • Riveted on handles allow for effortless transport in busy commercial kitchens
  • Included cover helps retain heat and moisture to maximize flavors and prevent spills
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Prepare stocks, soups, pasta, and large vegetables with this Vigor 40 qt. heavy-duty stainless steel aluminum-clad stock pot with cover!

A staple in any commercial kitchen, this 40 qt. stock pot is superior in performance at an affordable price point. From preparing large stocks and soups to boiling shellfish, this stock pot maximizes efficiency in your high-volume kitchen!

  • NSF Listed

    NSF Listed

    This item meets the standards imposed by NSF International, which focuses on public safety, health, and the environment.

  • Induction Ready

    Induction Ready

    This item is compatible for use in induction cooking.

  • Dishwasher Safe

    Dishwasher Safe

    This item can safely be cleaned in a commercial dishwasher.

  • Oven Safe

    Oven Safe

    This item can withstand high heat applications and is safe for oven use in food service.

Durable Stainless Steel Construction

This pot is constructed of 20 gauge stainless steel with a heavy-duty, aluminum-clad bottom, so it's tough enough to withstand the rigors of every day use and will serve as the workhorse of your commercial kitchen. With its durable construction and superior performance on gas, electric, and induction stove ranges, this stock pot is sure to impress.

Increased Heat Distribution

Thanks to its 4 mm thick aluminum core, this stock pot delivers quick and even heat distribution to the bottom and sides of the pot to eliminate hot spots.

Utmost Versatility

The versatile construction of this pan means it can be used for induction as well as cooking on standard gas and electric cooktops.

Flavor Neutrality

With its nonreactive stainless steel interior and smooth surface, this stock pot is easy to clean, won't discolor, and won't react to acidic foods, which could impact the flavor of your dishes.

Riveted Handle Design

This pot features two stainless steel loop handles that make it easy to lift and transport this pot around the kitchen. Plus, its handles are riveted on to provide a secure connection to the stock pot.

Flat Cover

This pot ships complete with a flat cover that helps retain moisture and heat while cooking, maximizing flavors and preventing spills. With an ergonomic handle, this lid fits perfectly on the pot for a perfect seal.

Vigor Brand

Designed to withstand heavy-use applications, Vigor cookware is dedicated to producing reliable, high-quality products made from commercial-grade materials that are built for long-lasting performance. Each product is built with convenient features and the entire line is priced right, making name brand quality affordable!

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What's the difference between a riveted and a welded handle?
A riveted handle is connected by small metal pieces (called rivets) that are crushed between the handle and the pan body to attach them together. This type of handle is more common on copper and aluminum cookware.

For a handle to be welded, the metal must first be melted and then adhered to the pan body. This creates a strong bond that leaves little to no space in between, so bacteria and other food crumbs can’t collect and cause sanitation issues. Both are long lasting solutions for fry and sauce pan handles because they are durable and can withstand heat.

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Overall Dimensions:
  • Top Diameter:16 5/8 Inches
  • Height:12 Inches
  • Capacity:40 qt.

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Browne-Halco 5723940
Royal Industries ROY SS RSPT 40
Thunder Group SLSPS040
Update International SPS-40
Winco SST-40

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5.0 stars from 13 reviews


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Customer Reviews


Perfect for making industrial sized quantities of stock, soup, or stew. I bought it for brewing, which it works well for also. I will likely use it to cook tons of lobsters or crabs also. A great deal for such a giant pot!

Elliot C. on 03/01/2021

Great economically priced heavy duty pot. Ours arrived with a small ding in the rim. Customer service was great and gave a partial credit to avoid sending this bulk item back through the mail.

Ronald S. from Homegrown Eats on 06/20/2019

This cooking pot with lid is an excellent product. Big enough to cook any kind of food. He cooks food perfectly. A bit heavy, but very resitant.

Pierre A. from LSBK on 01/20/2019

We make 3 large batches of chili every week. This pot is sufficient to make about 100 portions of our chili. It is high quality. Highly recommend.

Jesse H. from Baxter Brewpub LLC on 10/07/2018

It is awesome material and including welding steel that make the pot looks pretty and strong. We like to use it for our soups. It is work very good.

Punwasa C. from Thai Kitchen on 10/31/2017

Wow!!! I am SO Impressed. I cannot stress the enough the value of this forty quart heavy duty stainless steel stock pot with cover. I can double my chili recipe and the stock pot is large enough I don’t have to worry about boil over concerns. Very easy to clean. Very well constructed and highly recommend.

Jason M. on 10/25/2017

Excellent pot! Nice heavy weight. I've used it twice to cook full pots of chili. It distributes heat very evenly and develops an excellent fond that releases with ease when appropriately deglazed. Handles are particularly sturdy. I did have a problem when using with a lower quality backyard burner which stained the bottom of the bottom with black soot. The inside looks great, but unfortunately the bottom seems to be holding on to the soot.

James H. on 10/30/2016

A great valued stock pot. Not the biggest but large enough for smaller sized restaurants. Great shape which seems to be slightly wider allows for both making of large quantity stocks but could possibly used for large braising.

Lee F. on 08/30/2016

This is much better than the cheap version we had. It is much thicker, for holding in the heat. The handles are sturdier as well. We will use it for all of our spaghetti dinners!

Teresa K. from The Mission Church on 04/13/2016

I'm a hard person to please and do not tend towards 5 stars simply because I expect a lot from stuff that costs a lot. Anyone paying $100 or so for a pot has the right to be really picky... that being said: Slightly more expensive than some, much better quality than most. We had a smaller, fancy dancy pot that melted down on our old electric range. Considering the 3 batches of 20 quarts of pickles this summer, and the upcoming 20 bushels of apples (estimate from our small orchard), I ordered this pot as something that will work on our new induction range. Unlike most of the other pots we researched, the handles are attached with rivets that go through the pot sidewalls, and we don't have to worry about the handles becoming loose or, like the "cheapy that cost almost the same", fall off. Yep. Read More

Blaine B. from Architectural Technologies Inc. on 10/02/2015

Started out our soup restaurant with a cheaper version and we regret it! This heavy duty pot distributes heat more evenly for a lot less clean up.

Shane L. on 06/06/2015

Fits on my induction, great for doing large batches of sauces and or stocks. Would rec to anyone looking for a large low profile stock pot.

Steve M. from Talula's on 11/15/2014

Needed a 40 qt stainless steel stock pot in a hurry and there it was. Received it fast and at a very reasonable price as well.

Thomas B. on 04/23/2014

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