The Robot Coupe R8 Ultra vertical cutter mixer is an action-packed unit with many capabilities. The 8 qt stainless steel bowl includes a 2 blade smooth knife assembly that can easily puree, mix, chop and blend just about anything you throw at it. In addition, this unit includes a 3 ½ qt bowl and blade assembly that simply fits inside the 8 qt bowl making it easy for you to work with smaller quantities when needed. Robot Coupe also had power in mind when creating this multipurpose machine. They incorporated a three phase 3 horsepower motor with 2 speeds and a magnetic safety system to give any user the utmost confidence while operating.