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My favorite toys

Toy ManToy Man Posts: 416
edited 6:32PM in EggHead Forum
My Favorite Toys for the Egg:[p]Lawn Ranger's Grid Lifter - Most used tool.[p]Cotronic's ceramic gaskets - Indestructible.[p]Chubby's Grate Mates for the small egg.[p]MickeyT's Wave exhaust top - I have given away my DFMT and Ceramic tops.[p]Eggor's Lucy intakes and his idea for using SS mixing bowls as a firebox inserts.[p]Sandbagger's extension grid holder for the large egg.[p]
Do they make me a better cook? No - but they sure make egg easier to use.[p]**** - the Toy Man

Comments

  • I could not find the MickeyT's products on the web but I'm interested in the exhaust vent. I also could not find where to buy the ceramic gasket? Could you send the links.
  • DarnocDarnoc Posts: 2,661
    Toy Man,
    What size mixing bowl do you use?Do you do any mods on the bowl? I would think that it cause problems with air flow.

  • Toy ManToy Man Posts: 416
    For the small I for the small I used a 7.5 quart SS mixing bowl from Bed, Bath and Beyond. It fits like it was designed for the small egg. I drilled the holes and added the bail. I found the rim impossible to drill for the bail eyes - had to grind the holes with a Dremel carbide bit. Used a bail from a small plastic paint bucket I bought at Home Depot[p]For the large I used a SS mixing bowl and drilled holes to match the grate and the firebox openings. I cannot find the size I used.[p]Toy Man
  • Toy Man-

    Can you give me what the item number is and what adhesive you used to install the ceramic gasket?

    Thanks.
  • Toy ManToy Man Posts: 416
    I 'think' I remember 14 qt. as being the size for the large.[p]Toy Man
  • DarnocDarnoc Posts: 2,661
    Toy Man,
    Thank you for the tip.Will go down to the restaurant supply house and pick one up and try it out.

  • JETCITYFIRE,[p]I saw this also mentioned as Temperature Rings in archived posts. However, there was never a link to how to get one. I think it's a collaborated effort between Naked Whiz and MickyT. Might want to email either one to find out what happened to it. I'd like to get info too.
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