The thickness is .oo2 and is nonmagnetic 309, maximum temperature is 2100 degrees. welder is DIY, input voltage is low via voltage regulator to achieve the weld. Temper is annealed. Glad of that, I had to roll the top edge to prevent cutting my self again.
I added a grommet to one corner and is now the preferred placement for lifting and pouring. I will store it in a zip lock soft roll it around my hammock for storage. I'm going to put together a minimalist pack for emergency grab and run situations. Wood is my preferred fuel, this pot is going to be my goto pot for campfires. It has a 5 cup capacity.
If pinholes occur I'll have to live with loss of water until it bothers me, then make a new one.