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Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Performance 3-Burner Review

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Char-Broil Performance 3-Burner

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. 

  • Model:
    TRU-Infrared Performance 3-Burner
  • Item Price:
    $ 450.00
  • Where to buy (buying from this supplier supports this website):
  • Made in USA:
    no
  • Review Method:
    Researched it from Afar
    We have researched this product from afar by gathering info from the manufacturer, owners, and other reliable sources, with our BS meters on high.
  • Primary Function:
    Grill
  • Burner Type:
    Side
  • Fuel:
    Propane Gas, Natural Gas Capable
  • BTU:
    30,000
  • Heat Flux:
    60
    Heat Flux is the BTU per square inch and is a more useful measure of how much heat a grill delivers than BTU alone.
  • Main Burners:
    3
  • Primary Capacity:
    500 square inches
  • Secondary Capacity:
    180 square inches

Published On: 11/20/2014 Last Modified: 7/12/2022

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