Dyna Glo Premium Charcoal Grill: QUICK OVERVIEW
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If a barbecue with friends and family is how you remember the happy days of your childhood summers, in all probability you want to relive those days with a charcoal grill in your own backyard. After all, nothing says tradition, taste, and togetherness bundled into one like a charcoal grill does. There are a number of alternatives available in the market, each with their own advantages, but if it is the smoky flavor you are after and are ready to make a little effort, no alternative comes closer to a charcoal grill. There is an abundance of charcoal grill models in the market and the Dyna-Glo DGN576DNC-D makes its presence felt amidst all. Below is a list of features that make it stand out and some that leave a little room for improvements.
Having said this, let us delve a little deeper into the product and its specifications.
The Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D is one of the premium models from a company that is known for its superior models. A multipurpose barrel grill, this model has all the features that can be desired of one including adjustable cooking grates, an adjustment crank to adjust the temperature, more space including a primary cooking area of 576 square inches and a secondary cooking area of 240 square inches, a removable ash pan and a cast iron and steel door for stoking the coal. This model is targeted to serious grilling enthusiasts and has a number of additional features like a built-in thermometer, porcelain-enameled cooking grate and an adjustable flue in the smoke stack to control the temperature.
What makes the charcoal grill even more attractive are the wheels that make it truly portable and ready to fit in anywhere, whether you want to use it on your porch or on the garden. Its premium price is justified by the fact there are a lot of add-on features like a bottle opener, side shelves and a storage basket making it an ideal choice for a large family gathering. The long 10-year warranty speaks volumes about the confidence in its longevity.
Who is this Product for?
If all you intend to do is have an occasional barbecue with your immediate family or if convenience is your priority, this premium model might not be what you are looking for. However, if you love entertaining and want to have a small crowd always hanging out at your place, this is exactly what you will need. With its vast space and long-running capacity thanks to the coal storage, it will be handy the next time you want to host a party at your place. Of course, the quantity of coal burnt and the air ventilation leading to the correct temperature needs to be closely monitored. But the delicious smoky taste of the final dish makes all the efforts worth it.
When there is so much that the Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D has to offer, the obvious question is what all is available in the box when it is shipped? And what all will you need to buy separately to make full use of your purchase?
The package contains the following things
- Parts of the grill that need to be assembled
- The User Manual
- The Service & Warranty Manual
Overview of Features
Once you have put together your new charcoal barrel grill, call over your friends and family to enjoy a barbecue while you discover the various features it offers. Or would you prefer to discover them first before inviting company? Here are some of the best features you must know about
Charcoal Adjustment Trays
The first thing that you should notice in a barrel charcoal grill is the provision to store and use the charcoal. The Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D comes with adjustable trays to adjust the quantity of charcoal for ensuring better temperature control.
Separate Charcoal Access Door
Once you have fired the grill, it becomes increasingly important to stoke the charcoal as well as control the flow of air through the air vent so as to raise or reduce the temperature for that perfectly crisp outer crust and juicy meat inside. This is seamlessly achieved by the Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D by means of a separate cast iron and steel door built specially for handling the charcoal.
Ultimate Space Management
The biggest advantage of going this slightly higher priced premium model is the multilayer space provision within its compact size. The different layers also provide the flexibility to cook different types of meat in one go.
How to Use Dyna Glo Charcoal Grill
The parts need to be assembled by the purchaser. The user manual contains detailed instructions on how to assemble all the pieces together to get your precious purchase. However, this entire activity makes take two people anywhere close to 5-6 hours to assemble everything properly. Once put together, the dimensions of the Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D charcoal grill is 60.2 x 50.5 x 28.2 inches. The overall assembly weighs 96 pounds.
Having thoroughly used and checked the Dyna Glo DGN576DNC-D, we can say that this model has been built keeping in mind those, who are serious about their grills and enjoy entertaining huge company. The thoughtful additional features justify the premium price associated with this model. The cherry on the cake though is the tasty and juicy meal that you will be enjoying with your friends and family.