Built with a strong construction, the Hawkins Hevibase 5 Liters Pressure Cooker is the right companion for everyday cooking. It is made of durable aluminum material which is sturdy and is compatible with induction stoves as well. It has a capacity of 5 liters and is suitable to cook for 7-8 persons. The double-thick, heavy gauge base is ideal for light frying before pressure cooking. The base stays flat and never bulges. The diameter of the base is 196 mm and the thickness is 6.35 mm. In addition, the handles are strong and ensure a convenient grip.