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Master Forge 5-Burner Gas Grill Review

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This Master Forge 5-Burner Gas Grill has 5 stainless steel burners for 60,000 BTUs, one 12,000 BTU sear burner, one 12,000 BTU side burner, 576 square inches of primary cooking on stainless steel grates and 211 square inch warming tray. Inside is a 13,000 BTU rotisserie burner back by the warming tray, two halogen lid-lights and LEDs above each control knob. A unique feature is the pull-out table that wants to stay pulled out. We collapsed the table and tried to latch it shut with no success. Some owners complained about this so keep it in mind during assembly because the latch mechanism has a very narrow tolerance and must be lined up precisely. As with all Master Forge cookers, construction is flimsy. The 430 stainless steel is very thin and will be subject to corrosion.

Master Forge is a brand that people either love or hate. Some owners complain about poor construction, customer service and availability of parts, On the other hand, many Master Forge owners love their BBQ grills and are eager to shower praise. Additionally, a leading consumer rating service named this model a top pick for large gas grills.

  • Model:
    5-Burner Gas Grill
  • Item Price:
    $ 599.00
  • Made in USA:
    no
  • Review Method:
    Looked Closely At It
    We have seen this product up close and we have also gathered info from the manufacturer, owners, and other reliable sources.
  • Primary Function:
    Grill
  • Burner Type:
    Side, Sear, Rotisserie
  • Fuel:
    Propane Gas, Natural Gas Capable
  • BTU:
    60,000
  • Heat Flux:
    104.17
    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:
    5
  • Primary Capacity:
    576 square inches
  • Secondary Capacity:
    211 square inches

Published On: 12/20/2012 Last Modified: 2/15/2021

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