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- Digital Elite controller keeps the preset temperature within +/- 20 degrees Fahrenheit for reliable cooking
- E-Z drain grease management system draws all of your excess liquids into a bucket on the side
- Versatile grill allows you to smoke, grill, bake, roast or braise for multiple cooking options
- Large capacity hopper allows you to hold up to 18 lbs of pellets at once
The Elite series by Traeger combines the rich, full flavor of wood-fired cooking with modern precision. The Lil Tex Elite 22 pellet grill is constructed of powder coated steel, and boasts 20,000 BTUs of cooking power. The 418 square inches (22 X 19) of porcelain coated grilling surface produce excellent sear marks, while being easy to clean. The versatility of this pellet grill allows you to smoke at temperatures as low as 180 degrees and then crank it up to 450 degrees to sear to perfection. The Digital Elite controller displays the temperature inside the grill on the bright orange LED panel and is monitored by a resistance temperature detector probe which keeps the preset temperature within 20 degrees. The natural airflow inside of the grill allows for convection cooking, so you can bake a pizza right on your grill and do not have to turn your meat, unless cooking with high temperatures or if you want even grill marks. Traeger grills feature an auto-start system that is simple and safe to use. When you turn on the grill, the auger begins to feed pellets into the firepot while the draft induction fan feeds air into it. The igniter rod is activated and glows red hot for the first four minutes to ignite the pellets in the firepot. These cost-effective pellets burn at a rate of only 2 lbs per hour on high heat, 1 lb per hour on medium heat and only 1/2 lb per hour when smoking. This energy efficient grill runs off of a standard 110 volt outlet.
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|Exterior Material||Painted Steel|
|Cooking Grate Material||Porcelain Coated Steel|
|Cooking Grid Dimensions||22 X 19"|
|Main Grilling Area||418 Sq. Inches|
|Hopper Capacity||18 Pounds|
|Max Temperature||450 F|
|Spring Assisted Hood||No|
|Cart Assembly||Some Assembly Required|
|Side Burner Type||None|
|Made In USA||No|
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Traeger warrants their pellet grills to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for a period of three years from the date of purchase.
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The original wood-fired pellet grill brand; affordably priced entry-level grill; generous cooking space; convenient grease management system; large-capacity hopper.
Things To Love:
Traeger Elite Series pellet grills and smokers are basic, user-friendly and affordable. These grills feature a traditional offset smoker design that looks great and offers more cooking space than other pellet grills.
The Elite Series is constructed of powder-coated, cold rolled steel and features a bronze colored hood. Under the hood, you will find porcelain coated cooking grates, which are easy to clean and provide a generous amount of cooking space.
The Elite's controller features an easy-to-use thermostat with auto-start that allows you to simply power up the grill, set the dial to your desired temperature, and walk away. The red LED display allows you to easily read and monitor the grill's temperature while cooking.
Things To Consider:
While Traeger will definitely get the job done when it comes to cooking, their grills maximum temperature is 450 degrees, while other brands can get as high as 700 degrees.
You'll Like This Grill If:
You want an entry level, affordably priced, wood fired pellet grill from Traeger, the biggest name in the pellet grill industry.
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This product can expose you to chemicals including, diisononyl phthalate which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, and carbon monoxide, a by-product of combustion from this product, which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
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