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Condensation/Egg Sweating

So far this summer in Atlanta it has been extremely hot and rainy.  It literally rains every day.   I am having an issue with condensation/sweat forming on my egg under the cover (BGE brand cover with vents).  This is causing unsightly/damaging rust to from on my bands/hardware.  Any one have any ideas/suggestions on preventing this. This is the 1st time I have ever experienced this. I have had the egg for several years.  This is my first full summer in Atlanta (july on last year), and first with the BGE brand cover. A lot of variables (weather, location, type of cover) have changed and i am not sure exactly which one is the culprit.  Has anyone experienced this? I may have to go back to my cheap Weber cover during the summer. Any help would be much appreciated.    


  • BigSteveBigSteve Posts: 52
    I'm on the coast in Gulf Breeze, FL. No cover on my XL table a quarter mile from the salt water and have no rust after 18 months. We are a solid foot and a half over our normal rainfall to date this year also. And we are one of the wetest cities in America..
  • BigSteveBigSteve Posts: 52
    For those who don't know Gulf Breeze is a tiny peninsula between Pensacola and Pensacola Beach.
  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 5,687
    Remove the cover. Don't use it.
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • cortguitarmancortguitarman Posts: 2,031
    My egg is coming up on two years old. Has never been covered. No rust.
    Mark Annville, PA
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