Before you order, double check the listing above and click the one you want. They are using the same reviews on several pages at Amazon for 2 different styles of coffeepots from the same manufacturer, one in stainless steel, and the other in aluminum. There are supposed to be sized by 6 cup, 9 cup, 12 cup and 20 cup.
The version I own is the 6 cup Chinook Timberline stainless steel pot, but there is also an aluminum version called the Chinook Canyon that is not nearly as strong (prone to denting but light for camping). The Timberline is stainless steel and has the wood trim on the handle, hinged lid, glass dome and stainless steel basket assembly. The Canyon is an aluminum camping pot that has folding wire handles, removable lid, it is aluminum, has the plastic dome, and an aluminum basket assembly.
I prefer percolators over drip coffeemakers. My grandma never liked drip coffeemakers, and it took me many years to learn why. For starters I have never had to...
I'm new to coffee making. OK so I'm an old guy who really loves his tea. There have been so many articles written about the health benefits of coffee that I decided to start making my own. So I needed a small percolator and found the CHINOOK 6 cup baby. The manufacturer must use an awfully small cup or has a really big imagination. The four cup line makes makes me one and a half cups of good rich coffee. It is easy to clean as other reviewers have said.The design does not allow grounds and oils to hide in the pot. I particularly like the attached lid, no chance of dropping it in your cup. But there is one problem, the top is not glass as was stated. It is plastic and if that is an issue for you be prepared to replace it. One tip my Dad taught me when making coffee; add egg shells to the grounds when you are filling the pot. I like strong coffee but that's a lot of acid on an old stomach. The egg shells neutralize a lot of that and give you a much better cup...
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