Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Performance 3-Burner Review
This 3-burner is a mid-size model in Char-Broil’s Performance line. Available at Tru-Value and other independent retailers it has heat indicators above each stainless steel burner just like Char-Broil’s Commercial grills. Performance and Commercial lines also have similar IR cooking grate designs, except Performance uses a single piece of stainless steel that mimics the Commercial line combo of a cast iron grate resting on a stainless steel radiant plate. They get very hot and radiate evenly across the surface.
It has 3 – 10,000 BTU stainless steel main burners and a 13,000 BTU side burner.
Performance BBQ grills have battery powered ignition. Lightweight construction consists of a thin 430 stainless steel lid, control panel, single door and handles and painted steel side shelves and cart on four casters.
TRU-Infrared Performance 3-Burner
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Propane Gas, Natural Gas Capable
Heat Flux is the BTU per square inch and is a more useful measure of how much heat a grill delivers than BTU alone.
500 square inches
Mid-Size (about 24 burgers)
180 square inches
Published On: 11/20/2014
Last Modified: 7/12/2022
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