Master Forge Portable Gas Grill Review
The Master Forge Portable Gas Grill has a single U-shaped burner generating 12,000 BTU from a one pound propane cylinder. It has small folding legs, a locking lid for travel and a push button, piezoelectric igniter. Stainless Steel body and grate with a 217 square inch cooking surface. The compact configuration by necessity brings the heat up close to the grate for a good sear on your burgers and steaks. Some owners reported igniter and regulator malfunctions.
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 the MF 5-Burner a top pick for large gas grills.
Portable Gas Grill
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Heat Flux is the BTU per square inch and is a more useful measure of how much heat a grill delivers than BTU alone.
217 square inches
Small (about 10 burgers)
Published On: 12/21/2012
Last Modified: 2/15/2021
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