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handy for pouring in charcoal and cleaning out ash

saw this on some invention show a few months back. after blowing black snot (wind shifted on me as I was filling the egg) I am considering grabbing one of these for BBQ days :)


I don't know if I can part with freaking $40 for a t-shirt though. pricey. 

Comments

  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,188
    Dumping lump is about as close as I ever want to get to experiencing what coal miners must tolerate, have no idea how they do it. I'm lucky that there is usually a mild breeze (thermal) near my egg so when I dump, I am up wind - still I take a deep breath, dump and then run away. 
    Why not just keep an M95 mask close to your lump storage?

    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • scottc454scottc454 Posts: 75
    Just hold your breath instead of buying some ugly shirt. 


  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,127
    Bandana? Would be less expensive than the shirt. You could even get a green one! 

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 3,858
    I will either dump and run or do it by hand. 

    For some reason that sentence doesn't sound right to me. 
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    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 14,667
    Just finished of a bag of Ozark yesterday and i noticed as i dumped the remnants hardly any dust....good stuff.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,127
    I will either dump and run or do it by hand. 

    For some reason that sentence doesn't sound right to me. 
    I think its the "do it by hand" part...

    [sorry, couldn't resist. Is there a penalty box or something i should make my way to?]

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,910
    Just as @henapple said I use Ozark Oak as well and never have any issues, even at the end of a bag there is a tiny amount of dust.
    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. 
  • jimreed777jimreed777 Posts: 283
    I usually put my shirt up over my face...that didn't quite do the trick this last time. Seeing the black snot was a little off-putting considering I had to have inhaled some of that into my lungs. The thing is, I did also hold my breath until I thought the "cloud" of dust had gone away.

    Anyway, I am going to keep a mask with my egg stuff for now. like I said, I think $40 is a bit steep for that shirt...but some of you people have like 5 eggs...so what is another $40 :)
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