Big Green Egg - EGGhead Forum - The Ultimate Cooking Experience...
It’s almost football season, so we’re perfecting our favorite tailgating and homegating recipes! Whether you like hamburgers, wings, brats, ribs or something cooked with beer, we have everything you’ll need for the perfect tailgate party. We always like inviting friends to join our tailgates because the EGG is about community and having fun, so make sure if you’re inviting company you make extra - the food will be gone before you know it! Don't forget dessert, either!

Big Green Egg headquarters has moved - come visit our new showroom and check out the museum and culinary center too! 3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340

Small egg feet

Does the small egg come with feet?




  • Does the small egg come with feet?

    Yes. Just helped my dad put his new one together and he had 3 in there.
    Clanton, Al LBGE
  • thanks bud, feet are sometimes hard to come by.  my egg will be new in box so if it comes with feet, they will be there

    nice to know


  • LitLit Posts: 4,094
    I don't think new eggs come with feet anymore but its a recent change so if its not brand new it will. I would ask when you pick it up because most dealers have them losing around from people that bought nests and didn't need them. I have picked up several sets for free from my local dealer.
  • LowflyerLowflyer Posts: 766
    edited February 2013
    Just went to my dealer to buy a raincap for my used small and they didn't have one, so he sold me the cap off the floor model. I asked If they had any feet and he said no. I opened the box w the raincap in it and 3 feet were inside. He said "enjoy", I said Thanks!!!
  • caneggercanegger Posts: 537
    Ya mine didn't come with feet and I got it new in the box
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,120
    I think the feet are hit or miss. Have been to 3 dealers and no feet to be found for love or money. Did not find any in the rain cap box of the small I just got today either. 

    I bought the clay pot feet from Lowes (3 to a set not 2 as pictured) and they work very well for my large egg and as spacers beneath the stone when making pizza.


    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    I understand no feet anymore.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,910
    Mine came with the feet. But also put the hinge on upside-down as I learned tonight, so I would ask when you go pick it up on Friday! Got a first cook picked out yet?
    Large & Small BGE, CGW Two-Tier Swing Rack for BOTH EGGS, Spider for the Wok, eggCARTen & and Cedar Pergola my Eggs call home in Edmond, OK. 
  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    Congrats on the small!



     LBGE,SBGE, and a mini makes three......Sweet home Alabama........ Stay thirsty my friends .

  • ive got two butts lined up for my large late friday night, was informed earlier that it might be a bigger party than expected, so maybe 3 butts... im scared and excited, dont have many hours and will be travelling with said butts so we will see!! the small might get broken in right with some butt first night!


  • LitLit Posts: 4,094
    I did 2 8 pound shoulders on their side in my small before. Do it all in your small.
  • New Eggs don't come with ceramic feet anymore.  If you find old stock you may have feet inside still.   



    from SANTA CLARA, CA

  • @smittythesmoker
    what is new stock and what is old stock? this is 2012 egg im picking up, not the new gasket egg the old black gasket egg,

    currently i have 4 feet, just need 2 more haha


  • I bought mine last summer at the Indy EggFest.  It was pre-assembled (of course) and no feet were included.


    Flint, Michigan.  Named the most dangerous city in America by the F.B.I. three years running.

    We invented the U.A.W. and carjacking!

  • @MCN


    New gaskets appeared 5 months ago.  Feet disappeared maybe 9 months ago.

    Good luck!



    from SANTA CLARA, CA

  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 7,066
    3 butts on the large is no problem...but if you want to fire up the small to break it in...:)

    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

Sign In or Register to comment.