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How do you take care of your egg handles?

calikingcaliking Posts: 6,406
Mine were already looking a little dry, so i rubbed some tung oil on them. What do other folks do?

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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,880
    Buy a new one from Danny :)

    Google Danny's carvings blogspot.

    I have one on my large. Gonna try make my own for my small


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  • Buy a new one from Danny :) Google Danny's carvings blogspot. I have one on my large. Gonna try make my own for my small

    I go generic on my handles. I believe this was part of the incriminating evidence that led to the outing of chrisnjenn/evansegger. "winna, winna, chicken dinna"

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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,880
    Haha yup that's what busted him.

    Hopefully there not too many more two faces on here


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  • The Cen-Tex SmokerThe Cen-Tex Smoker Posts: 12,101
    edited May 2013
    Haha yup that's what busted him. Hopefully there not too many more two faces on here

    oh i hope there are. That was the most fun I've had on here in a long while. Now the we have Internet 5-0 @eggcelsior on the case, they don't stand a chance.

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  • SpringramSpringram Posts: 417
    By the way, @caliking, how is the new Mini working for you?
    LBGE and Mini
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  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 6,276
    I naturally re-season my handle during every cook with whatever oil was used, followed by a BBQ sauce, usually Trilby's, or whatever is still stuck on my fingers. I think that's the same as letting them rot in the outside air...
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,406
    @MCN & Cen-Tex: ok out with it. Sounds like there's a good story there.

    @Springram: Lovin' it! Just cooked breakfast on it (thread will be up shortly).

    @Skiddymarker: Yours sound like they have the patina I want :)

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,713
    I don't. In fact, my wife is afraid to touch them.
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 13,195
    I remove mine and shower with it.. Lots of conditioner.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,406
    @henapple - I'm confused... who gets the happy ending??

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 13,195
    We all do...
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • caliking said:
    @MCN & Cen-Tex: ok out with it. Sounds like there's a good story there.

    @Springram: Lovin' it! Just cooked breakfast on it (thread will be up shortly).

    @Skiddymarker: Yours sound like they have the patina I want :)
    dude- tell me you did not miss this??????? One of the best threads EVER. It is the middle of the sauce/rub giveaway thread when Eggcelsior totally busted resident Dbag chrissnjenn using another handle (evansegger) stirring up trouble as chrissnjenn playing nice on the same thread as evansegger. Then Eggselsior found another thread where he was talking to himself (the 2 handles) about how good his food was (chrisnjenn told evans egger "winna, winna, chicken dinna" on one of his cooks even though the are the same dude). I almost peed myself. eggselsior called him out and he mysteriously disappeared. go dig through that thread and prepare to die laughing. It was greatness.




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  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    I keep my handle covered with one of those bacon condoms @henapple sells.

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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 13,195
    I like my women like my egg... Large, smokin hot, greasy and smelling like bacon.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    henapple said:
    I like my women like my egg... Large, smokin hot, greasy and smelling like bacon.
    And mute.

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     LBGE,SBGE, and a mini makes three......Sweet home Alabama........ Stay thirsty my friends .

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  • shtgunal3 said:
    henapple said:
    I like my women like my egg... Large, smokin hot, greasy and smelling like bacon.
    And mute.

    I don't know if there is a "distance myself" emoticon on here, but I would insert it here if there was.



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  • caliking said:
    @MCN & Cen-Tex: ok out with it. Sounds like there's a good story there.

    @Springram: Lovin' it! Just cooked breakfast on it (thread will be up shortly).

    @Skiddymarker: Yours sound like they have the patina I want :)
    http://eggheadforum.com/discussion/1151684/2013-egghead-forum-rub-sauce-exchange/p7

    Start here and read until it goes boom.



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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,406
    @Cen-Tex: I totally missed that. I wasn't following the thread. But, wow! Amazing how the internet is such an outlet for devious creepy minds.

    Note to self - don't ever p!ss off @Eggcelsior... or else he might find out what I use my credit card for on the interwebs. 

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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