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How Do You Light Your EGG - Poll

EggNorthEggNorth Posts: 871
edited 9:00AM in Forum Feedback
I cannot vote. Only the 'Result' button is shown. Tried Google Chrome, Firefox, and IE8.
Cambridge, Ontario - Canada
LBGE (2010), Mini Max (2015)

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  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 20,488
    its a hard poll to answer anyways. i light whats most convenient at the time and that includes things like weedburner, oil/napkin/ burning wood from the fireplace, hot glowing red anthrasite from the coal stove etc. different seasons, different places, different options, whatever is easiest at the time
  • I can't light lump.  I have no hands.
  • DoubleEggerDoubleEgger Posts: 6,703
    I throw some cooking oil on a phallic shaped vegetable and toss it in. 
  • epcotisbestepcotisbest Posts: 1,025
  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 4,590
    Looft Lighter for me. But I've done almost all of them. Last two houses we've had a porch and plug in right by. 


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    XLBGE 
  • WeberWhoWeberWho Posts: 4,516
    Weed torch only
  • clifkincaidclifkincaid Posts: 500
    I piss on them...yes I piss fire!
  • JacksDadJacksDad Posts: 383


    Large BGE -- New Jersey

  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 1,276
    Chimney camp 
    Visalia, Ca
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 13,408
    The best part....the thread is headed toward its 7th birthday. 
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
    LBGE, MM, BS (Blackstone and the other kind)
    One sorry Labrador

    My chili did not suck. 
  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 9,615
    Paper towel and gasoline.  I don't cook until the volitals burn off.
  • saluki2007saluki2007 Posts: 2,346
    The best part....the thread is headed toward its 7th birthday. 
    So time to highjack?  @nolaegghead what's the most efficient way to start my egg? 
    Large and Small BGE
    Morton, IL

  • Killit_and_GrillitKillit_and_Grillit Posts: 1,126
    edited January 19


    Edit. Full disclosure. In 2010 I was using a Weber and lighter fluid. 

    "Yes, the meat is Free Range. As far as 100% organic, the only thing I injected him with was a 180 grain bullet and the corn in the feeder was non GMO."

    Nashville(ish), TN 

  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 9,615
    The best part....the thread is headed toward its 7th birthday. 
    So time to highjack?  @nolaegghead what's the most efficient way to start my egg? 
    Carey is science slow so I'll try to crystallize your answer.  Arrange your lump with smoke wood scattered throughout.  Make sure your egg is atop a hill with a low coefficient of friction.  One veg oil towel in the center of your lump, lit with a torch.  Then push toward the bottom of hill.  Dome open.  Then your egg will be started.
  • theyolksonyoutheyolksonyou Posts: 13,408
    edited January 19
    bgebrent said:
    The best part....the thread is headed toward its 7th birthday. 
    So time to highjack?  @nolaegghead what's the most efficient way to start my egg? 
    Carey is science slow so I'll try to crystallize your answer.  Arrange your lump with smoke wood scattered throughout.  Make sure your egg is atop a hill with a low coefficient of friction.  One veg oil towel in the center of your lump, lit with a torch.  Then push toward the bottom of hill.  Dome open.  Then your egg will be started.
    I try to find a hill with high CoF and slide the paper towel down into the egg as it ignites. I'm working on my accuracy. 

    Edit: I've only burned down one utility building and my neighbors moonshine still. 
    Jason NW GA- home of carpet and Mexican restaurants
    LBGE, MM, BS (Blackstone and the other kind)
    One sorry Labrador

    My chili did not suck. 
  • Ozzie_IsaacOzzie_Isaac Posts: 6,304
    I only use the finest irish turf.

    Siobhán's Irish Firewood 
    If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.

    XL, Medium, Minimax, Blackstone Griddle
  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 9,615
    I only use the finest irish turf.

    Siobhán's Irish Firewood 
    Elitist.
  • LegumeLegume Posts: 5,766
    Hahahaha.  But seriously, someone taught me this neat trick several years ago.


    Austin, TX
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 22,140
    bgebrent said:
    The best part....the thread is headed toward its 7th birthday. 
    So time to highjack?  @nolaegghead what's the most efficient way to start my egg? 
    Carey is science slow so I'll try to crystallize your answer.  Arrange your lump with smoke wood scattered throughout.  Make sure your egg is atop a hill with a low coefficient of friction.  One veg oil towel in the center of your lump, lit with a torch.  Then push toward the bottom of hill.  Dome open.  Then your egg will be started.
    Green ignition tube (to match the egg) and a fuel sack with dual reservoirs.

    Image result for flaming penis

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    This is my signature line just so you're not confused.
    Large and Medium BGE, Kamado Joe Jr., smoker with a 5k btu AC, gas grill, fire pit, pack of angry cats, two turntables and a microphone, my friend.  Registered republican.
    New Orleans, LA - we know how to eat 


  • Fire starter?
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 22,140
    Fire starter?
    ______________________________________________
    This is my signature line just so you're not confused.
    Large and Medium BGE, Kamado Joe Jr., smoker with a 5k btu AC, gas grill, fire pit, pack of angry cats, two turntables and a microphone, my friend.  Registered republican.
    New Orleans, LA - we know how to eat 

  • YukonRonYukonRon Posts: 7,104
    One thing I will never do again, is light my grill with a solution of commonly found hydrocarbon based chemicals, from our lab.
    #aksploshunwithmushroomcloud.
    "Knowledge is Good" - Emil Faber

    XL and MM
    Louisville, Kentucky
  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 22,140
    YukonRon said:
    One thing I will never do again, is light my grill with a solution of commonly found hydrocarbon based chemicals, from our lab.
    #aksploshunwithmushroomcloud.
    I hear ya.  I lit a grill with a tank of O2 and melted a hole in the bottom.
    ______________________________________________
    This is my signature line just so you're not confused.
    Large and Medium BGE, Kamado Joe Jr., smoker with a 5k btu AC, gas grill, fire pit, pack of angry cats, two turntables and a microphone, my friend.  Registered republican.
    New Orleans, LA - we know how to eat 

  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 5,493
    Isn't the right answer a match or lighter?
    Columbia, South Carolina with a Med & MiniMax & now a 17" Blackstone

    Nothing left to do but smile, smile smile.

  • CoulCoul Posts: 96
    magnifying glass and the sun for me. 
    LBGE circa 2016
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