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BGE ring bolts

flmtrainflmtrain Posts: 15
edited May 2012 in EggHead Forum
I put together my BGE yesterday and noticed today as I looked at other post which has pictures that I installed my bolts that pull the two main metal rings together are on the right side of the spring when looking from the front but from the pictures I see everyone's bolts are located on the left side. I would not think this matters due to they are doing the same on either side which is hold the dome cover on and the connection to the base but I thought I would ask any way. I start my first cook tonight so I thought I would ask. Heading right from work to the market to purchase something to grill tonight. Thanks, Frank

Comments

  • HicHic Posts: 350
    Is the spring upside down?

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  • flmtrainflmtrain Posts: 15
    I don't think the spring is upside down. The flat metal part of the spring is on top I had checked that but I think that I must have flipped over the rings when putting it together. The rings look to be the same either way and the dome lifts up without a problem that is why I thought it was ok but wanted to make sure.
  • misumisu Posts: 213
    edited May 2012
    I have eggs with bolts on both sides but you just gave me an idea. One of my eggs pulls to one side when I close it I'm thinking to take the bands apart and flip them maybe it will correct the gap a little
  • Bear 007Bear 007 Posts: 343
    I have eggs with bolts on both sides but you just gave me an idea. One of my eggs pulls to one side when I close it I'm thinking to take the bands apart and flip them maybe it will correct the gap a little
    Never thought of that, I may give it a shot.
  • McStewMcStew Posts: 882
    try cutting washers into U shapes to correct the offset it worked the first time for me 
    Marina Del Rey CA 
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