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Product review
Updated July 2020

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We tested 8 saucepans. Which ones hit the spot?

July 2020

Anko

20cm Stainless Steel Saucepan with Lid 42128472

Price
$15
Score
64
Average

Test results

  • 64
    Performance
  • 60
    Scrambled egg
  • 72
    Boiling water
  • 65
    Ease of use
  • 70
    Balance-weight
  • 60
    Handle-comfort
  • 50
    Steam-control
  • 80
    Pouring

Good points

  • Good boil time result.
  • Fairly balanced, moderately heavy.
  • Easy to pour, lip guides the pour, no dripping on to bench easy to hold with one hand.
  • Stainless steel fairly easy to clean if food not baked on .

Bad points

  • Steam escapes from around the lid, condensation build-up on the handle
  • Handle is only OK comfort, round hard Bakelite handle.
  • Glass lid has crevices that can accumulate grime and be difficult to clean .

Model

  • Avg price

    $15

  • Price survey

    June 2020

Specifications

  • Weight (kg)

    1.3

  • Volume (L)

    3

  • Time to boil 1L water (minutes.seconds)

    4.08

  • Base diameter

    17cm

  • Base thickness

    0.3cm

  • Base material

    Encapsulated base.

Features

  • Suitable for induction cooktops
  • Oven safe

    Not stated

  • Steam vents
  • Glass lid
  • Non-stick lining
  • Measurement grading
  • Dishwasher safe

    Not stated

  • Claims no PFOA

    Not stated

More info

  • Availability

    Exclusive to Kmart.

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