Hot Dog Steamers are a staple for snack bars and concession stands. The Star Steamro Jr. and Sr. Hot Dog Steamers are designed as a side-by-side (hot dogs and buns) with top access. They can be purchased with and without a low water indicator light as well. When considering the Star Steamro Hot Dog Steamers, look for the Related Item Tab for the Juice Tray, as it keeps the water pan clean by pulling the juice tray out, it will enable one to discard the hot dog liquids. Star also manufactures Top Load Steamers that can be used for a variety of items. APW and NEMCO manufacture a Vertical Hot Dog Steamer. The hot dogs are located in the bottom with the buns above and with rear access.