Commercial Aluminum Cookware Toledo OH 1518 18QT Strainer Colander HUGE Vintage

Before Calphalon was selling in Macy's, they made amazing commercial products...here is one of them. (Yes, "Commercial Aluminum Cookware Toledo Ohio" later became "Calphalon" as they launched into the consumer market).
18 Quarts!!! I dare you to find anything bigger!
"Commercial Aluminum Cookware Toledo Ohio 1518 18QT" Bowl 16" diameter at top, approximately 10" at bottom, bowl height 7.5" Width outer handle to outer handle 20" Overall height 9.25 inches
Handles are 4.25" wide (fits hands from dainty to burly)
Sits on a full rim stand, riveted by 4 very secure rivets.
Handles are VERY strongly riveted, 4 rivets per handle. Handles are steel (see photo with magnet on handle)
Despite its size and sturdiness, it is very easy to handle because of the lightweight, quality aluminum material, study construction, and very comfortable handles.
Please take a look at my other auctions, because there is a great opportunity to combine shipping for a small incremental (if any) cost. Postage rates are for the size of a package, assuming a certain weight and because of the size of this item and how much empty space will be in the box, I highly recommend picking up something else for me to package with it! Please note: combined shipping is only available for items purchased at the same time, and with notification from
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