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The BGE

edited 3:01PM in EggHead Forum
The local dealer has lent me a demo medium BGE. If things work out I will purchase a large. I have searched the Archives but cannot find exactly what I am looking for. Can folks make some basic suggestions about giving the BGE a reasonable workout regarding some recipes. Also I tried it today and cannot figure out how to get it hotter than 400 degrees. Thanks, John

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  • The Naked WhizThe Naked Whiz Posts: 7,780
    John,
    If you want to get the egg hot, make sure you use plenty of lump. Fill it to the top of the firebox. Then make sure that the hole in the base of the firebox lines up with the vent in the bottom of the egg. Also, make sure no air holes are blocked by ash. Then, open the bottom vent all the way, take the cap off the top and you should hit 750 or higher with no problem.[p]TNW

    The Naked Whiz
  • YBYB Posts: 3,861
    John,
    You should be able to find something here you would like to try.
    Larry

    [ul][li]BGE Recipes[/ul]
  • jwitheldjwitheld Posts: 284
    John,
    a loaner?
    now there is a dealer that knows how to sell!

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