Commercial Restaurant Char Broilers are offered in gas and electric units. Gas powered Char Broilers have three styles to pick from: Lava Rack, Radiant and Infra-Red. Lava Rock Char Broilers have a lava pumice rock that sits on a grate over the gas burners. Radiant Char Broilers typically have a pyramid type configuration made of stainless steel, steel, or cast iron over the gas burners. Infra-Red Char Broilers typically have some form of medium that emits the Infra-Red Ray which is the fastest and hottest heat one can buy. Infra-Red units can be over head fired or open hearth types. Electric Commercial Broilers have grates that sit over heating elements. Manufacturers of Commercial Broilers are APW, Bakers Pride, Crown Verity, Ember Glo, Imperial, MagiKitch’n, Rankin Delux, Star and Vulcan.