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burger ala mapp

GaDawgGaDawg Posts: 178
edited 3:42PM in EggHead Forum
I was running late tonight and really felt like having a burger.
I was pondering lighting the mini but didn't feel like waiting when
it hit me. MAPP gas. I had never done this before, but I loaded the
mini with lump and hit the torch. I had a fire going in about 30
seconds, and a 650 degree egg in less than 10 minutes. I don't
remember who pioneered this technique here, but I'm a believer now.
I do recommend eye protection, however (lots of sparks).[p]Chuck

Comments

  • JJJJ Posts: 951
    GaDawg,
    Credit goes to YB

  • GaDawgGaDawg Posts: 178
    JJ,
    I shoulda known it'd be a fine Georgia boy!
    Chuck

  • YBYB Posts: 3,861
    JJ,
    I think KOC was the first one to try the MAPP gas....Now thats the only way I light all my eggs.
    Larry

  • MACMAC Posts: 442
    GaDawg,
    And for you really "A" personalities that don't want to wait. Mapp and a hair dryer. 650 in 5 minutes. do I here less? Thats to temp FASTER that gas friends.

  • BasselopeBasselope Posts: 102
    You guys are pikers. MAPP gas is for sissies, Hair dryers? Don't make me laugh. Real men use Oxygen to start their Q. 650 in 6 minutes? How about 2000+ in 3 seconds, that is a real man at work.
    Check the link and scroll down for video clips[p]http://ghg.ecn.purdue.edu/~ghg/

    [ul][li]Liquid Oxygen Q lighting[/ul]
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