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Anyone know if I use a table nest is a paver or pice of ceramic nessasary??

I built a new table and I am going to use a nest...do iI need to use a piec of tile under the nest??
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  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,145
    There is no doubt the 2" space provided by a table nest will be OK from a heat perspective, BUT, any ash that falls out will not care if it falls 2" or 2'.... Still a strong fire possibility...
    A fire "proof" surface under the nest is the best solution. 
    I have a table nest with tile under the egg. 
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    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,468
    Just what Skiddy said.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

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  • I never thouh of the hot ash falling on it  I am kind of new to the BGE
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  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,145
    Skookum looking table, if you can find a piece of stainless steel or even black metal if you don't want the higher profile of a paver. Even a a couple of loose lay 16"X16" dark tile, matching your top would do. They do not have to be cemented, the egg weight will keep them in place. 
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
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  • OziEggOziEgg Posts: 48
    When I got sick of waiting for the table nest I ordered from BGE direct to show up I used paving stones.

    It works fine and I think it looks ok too.

    Still waiting for the table nest by the way....
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  • BullibeBullibe Posts: 132
    If you have the cut out piece of granite, that would look cool under it. Nice table, by the way !
    Redneck Riviera, Gulf Shores, Alabama
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