The Founders Series Premier 1200 by Louisiana Grills is a distinguished grilling machine designed to raise the standard of your backyard culinary experience, beautifully combining the legacy of pellet grilling with the technology of today. It features an upscale, stylish design blended with a reawakening of performance and innovation. The Founders Series represents over 20 years of unyielding passion for excellence, an unrivaled dedication to the pellet grill industry, and an endless devotion to the craft of high-end outdoor cooking. For those who want the best, look no further than the Founders Series by Louisiana Grills. Utilizing the Louisiana Grills patented Pressurized Cooking System, the Founders Series features a best-in-class rear exhaust output that evenly circulates heat and smoke throughout the cooking chamber for a flawless result every time. Unlike its competitors, this machine possesses the capability of both direct and indirect cooking using the innovative SearTech technology, turning the unit from a smoker to a grill to a high-temperature sear station with a simple pull of a lever. The stunningly redesigned LG Smart Touch Control Pad also fully reimagines the traditional PID controller, delivering unrivaled temperature consistency from 180 to 600 degrees for the cleanest burning wood fire and the finest smoke of any grill on the market today. Built with a heavy-duty steel construction, the Premier 1200 features a 22-inch barrel that will accommodate any cook job, no matter the size. This unit also comes equipped with a 29-pound pellet hopper with a viewing window, collapsible front shelf, and a high-temperature powder coat finish.