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new way for me to light the egg.

tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,847
edited July 2012 in EggHead Forum
Ok, i got tired of holding my map torch at the lump until it lit, and figured out a new way with my hi-que grate. Just lite from the bottom like a chimney starter.
I put the torch in, and lock it in place with the screen door. I'm not brave enough to walk away, but it is nice not to get sparks jumping at me.
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3264 x 1840 - 1M
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3264 x 1840 - 2M
Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
All to get cheaper brisket! 
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  • Rich_ieRich_ie Posts: 268
    That's a winner. 
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  • Lump bill is gonna go up some. When I got my first egg the dealer told me to light it by sticking newspaper under the fire ring. Lit fast but burned up a lot of lump.
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  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    and sends fluttering ash all over
    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
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  • and sends fluttering ash all over
    Until you checked back in this week brownie had the only profile pic that made me laugh every time i saw it. And now there are 2.................

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  • It kept pretty much in the egg. That was before the screen too.
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  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    C~T... i used to have the giada one over here, too.  and it worked (the perpetual gif).  But i used another avatar for a while, and when i went back to giada, it wouldn't upload

    for future ref, would you prefer this one?
    image
    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
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  • C~T... i used to have the giada one over here, too.  and it worked (the perpetual gif).  But i used another avatar for a while, and when i went back to giada, it wouldn't upload

    for future ref, would you prefer this one?
    image
    Um....no. Let's just stick with what we have

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  • AleBrewerAleBrewer Posts: 555
    No.....I miss the animated Giada one
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  • No.....I miss the animated Giada one
    She can grate some cheese! (or whatever that was)



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  • AleBrewerAleBrewer Posts: 555
    No.....I miss the animated Giada one
    She can grate some cheese! (or whatever that was)


     

    Who cares what it was !  :D
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  • Twas a carrot
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  • AleBrewerAleBrewer Posts: 555
    Twas a carrot
    And now we know....the rest of the story
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  • Always made me wince
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  • AviatorAviator Posts: 1,518
    I would like to see it :)

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    And all the toys to make me look like a Gizmo Chef.

    >:)

    Chattanooga, TN.

     

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  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,847
    Always made me wince
    +1

    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
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  • Always made me wince


    +1

    She looked like she was getting mad at it for sure



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  • And it kept gettin shorter and shorter
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  • AleBrewerAleBrewer Posts: 555
    I would like to see it :)
    The carrot?
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  • stikestike Posts: 15,597
    edited July 2012
    it's still my avatar on the "forbidden forum'.  i already posted a link over there today.  would hate to get anyone's knickers in a knot by plugging the 'old' forum  :))

    i clipped the scene from a youtube video.  if you don't mind sexist juvenile humour, google> giada nice carrots

    if you do, don't say i made you click the link
    ed egli avea del cul fatto trombetta -Dante
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  • bettysnephewbettysnephew Posts: 839
    edited July 2012
    Would placing one or two of the lighter wafers in the bottom of the Egg through the air inlet get things going through the vent holes in the cast iron coal grate, or would the iron dissipate too much heat to allow the charcoal to ignite?  Has anyone tried it?
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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  • BrownieBrownie Posts: 1,022
     
    it's still my avatar on the "forbidden forum'.  i already posted a link over there today.  would hate to get anyone's knickers in a knot by plugging the 'old' forum  :))

    i clipped the scene from a youtube video.  if you don't mind sexist juvenile humour, google> giada nice carrots

    if you do, don't say i made you click the link
    Hummina...hummina!........Why don't we have a bunny emoticon?
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