25% lighter and 20% smaller than other KitchenAid tilt-head stand mixers. Sturdy and robust die-cast zinc construction. KitchenAid planetary mixing action. Powerful direct drive motor. Includes 3.3L stainless steel bowl, stainless steel 6-wire whisk, flat beater and dough hook. Front attachment hub takes all current Artisan mixer attachments. KitchenAid 5 Year Guarantee.