Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Hybrid Grill Technology Combines Benefits of Gas, Charcoal, and Wood Grills
Mar 27, 2012
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet introduced 12 redesigned Hybrid Fire Grills at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show last week, designed to combine gas grill convenience with the heat characteristics of a charcoal grill and the flavor of a wood grill or smoker. The grills allow outdoor cooks to use the different fires separately or in combination achieve outdoor cooking techniques like grilling, smoking, searing, roasting, and rotisserie cooking on one grill.

The grills use newly developed H-shaped brass Dragon Burners, designed to deliver more linear control zones, with each 25,000 BTU burner tailoring the heat to a specific section of the cooking area. Gas cooking temperatures range from 250oF to over 700oF. Using charcoal or wood, temperatures extend from 150oF to 1,200oF.

The grills have a dedicated ignition burner to fire the main burners - a "pilot light" said to help make it an extremely reliable ignition system. The special-purpose burner is paired with electronic hot surface ignition and an engineered "flash tube" to ensure quick starts, even in windy conditions. The ignition burner can also be used alone for low-temperature smoking and barbecuing.

Hybrid Fire Grilling Drawers enable changing fuels. The drawers are left empty to use the grill as a gas grill. Wood or charcoal are added, and fired using the main burner, to cook with solid fuel.

The grills range in size from 506 square inches of cooking surface to 1452 square inches, with two to six burners. Retail prices will range from $9,995 to $26,195.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Oct 21, 2014: AHRI Annual Meeting Registration Remains Open

Oct 20, 2014: Electrolux 3Q Operating Income up 29%

Oct 17, 2014: Whirlpool completes purchase of majority interest in Indesit

Oct 17, 2014: Corrected: AHRI Annual Meeting Registration Remains Open

Oct 17, 2014: Walmart will moderate brick-and-mortar growth and increase capital spending on e-commerce capabilities

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

September 2014: Appliance Industry Focus: HVAC
June 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: April 2014
May 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: March 2014
April 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: February 2014




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows