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Raised Grid?

crunkcrunk Posts: 94
edited 2:22PM in EggHead Forum
I recently purchased a raised grid (BGE Brand) to do some direct cooks on and I have found that it seems very unstable and flimsy when i try to use it. I dont feel comfortable putting a lot of meat on it and overall it just seems cheap.

What kind of raised grids do you guys use and like?

Thanks in advance!



  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 19,712
    adjustable rig from the ceramic grill store, high quality setup
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 17,631
    Just what fishlessman said.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • transversaltransversal Posts: 719
    Go to the Ceramic Grill Store site Tom and ask for his advice. He will steer you in the right direction......great quality gear.
  • crunkcrunk Posts: 94
    Seems Unanimous! looks like thats what ill be doing.

    Thanks guys!
  • Morro Bay RichMorro Bay Rich Posts: 2,227
    I use the BGE model that you have. I have had it for 8years and it is still going strong but then I don't try to stack 4 butts on it.
  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
    Love tom's AR & Spider. I also have the BGE and use it once in a while. I like the ability to fold up 1/2 side.

    I am using the AR and BGE grid here.

  • Egg JujuEgg Juju Posts: 658
    I really like the 3-tier rack from BGE. It holds a lot and is very sturdy.

    Large and Small BGE *
  • RRPRRP Posts: 19,373
    WHOA - don't throw that extender out! All you have to do is spring it a bit so that it grips the grill. Then you can pick up both safely! I'm searching for a picture for you.
    L, M, S, Mini
    Dunlap, IL
  • RRPRRP Posts: 19,373
    here - spring it like this!
    L, M, S, Mini
    Dunlap, IL
  • brisket30brisket30 Posts: 122
    The spot welds on my first one broke in a week but BGE dealer replaced with no questions. New going on 3 years and no issues.
  • The Naked WhizThe Naked Whiz Posts: 7,780
    Mine works fine with 2 butts on it:

    The Naked Whiz
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