FYI - Presto canners are on sale
digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)December 10, 2011
amazon currently has the Presto Model 1781 23 qt. canner on sale for $59.00. Plus it can qualify for free shipping.
Many feel it is the perfect home canner once you add the optional 3 piece weight (part 50332 $11.99 at amazon) set to it.