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Pros Inexpensive, lightweight, portableExcellent cooking performance, smaller and lighter than mostU-shaped burner puts out a ton of heat, evenlySturdy, hot, lightweightSturdy, simple, good sized coal bed and grill space
Cons Cheap, poor insulation, wonkyMoody wind performanceRattly construction, large packed formatToo hot for cooking some foodsHandles get hot, vents are hard to adjust, requires more preparation than gas grills
Bottom Line A cheap, portable, miniature version of their classic charcoal grillOur favorite grill due to the excellent cooking performance in a light packageAt a reasonable price, this grill brings in some more advanced attributesA hot, moderately-priced little grill for long time portable useA neatly packaged, on-the-go charcoal grill with the capacity for finely tuned pit-cooking
Rating Categories Cuisinart Portable Charcoal Napoleon TravelQ 285 Camp Chef Portable BBQ Char-Broil Grill2Go X200 Weber Go-Anywhere Charcoal
Output Power (25%)
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8
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Control (25%)
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Portability (20%)
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Cooking Area (20%)
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Wind Resistance (10%)
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Specs Cuisinart Portable... Napoleon TravelQ 285 Camp Chef Portable... Char-Broil... Weber Go-Anywhere...
Total BTU N/A 12,000 12,000 9,500 N/A
Weight (pounds) 4 pounds 26 pounds 20 pounds 22 pounds 12 pounds
Cooking surface area (inches) 143 sq in 285 sq in 200 sq in 187 sq in 140 sq in
# of burners N/A 2, u-shaped 1, u-shaped 1 N/A
Grill material Chrome-plated Porcelainized cast iron Nickel plated stainless steel Stainless Steel Plated steel
Packed Size (inches / cu ft) 14.5" x 14.5" x 15" / 1.8 cu ft 24" x 20" x 10" / 2.8 cu ft 22" x 14" x 15" / 2.7 cu ft 23.5" x 15" x 14" / 2.9 cu ft 14.5" X 21" X 12.2" / 2.2 cu ft
Piezo Ignitor No Yes Yes Yes No
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