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Custom Cooking Island

edited August 2013 in EggHead Forum
Wondering if anyone has taken the plunge for the new table BGE is offering and if so what your thoughts......likes and dislikes. Since it is so expensive was just looking for feedback.
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  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,796
    I wanted it but the price tag is way too steep for something that will sit outside in the elements.

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    LBGE, Adjustable Rig, Spider, High-Que grate, maverick ET-732, Thermapen,


    Garnerville, NY
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  • pswarrenpswarren Posts: 92
    Made for BGE by Challenger Designs. Very high quality, made of aluminum, weather sealed doors and quality latches. Price is high compared to other Challenger tables. As far as I know, only BGE gets the rounded end cabinets and matching bge green color.
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  • How much is it?
    Hendersonville, TN.
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  • radamoradamo Posts: 359
    Good question, does anyone know how much they are?
    Long Island, NY
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  • yzziyzzi Posts: 1,793
    I think I saw someone recently post here $2800 give or take. Too bad it's not made out if green ceramic.
    Dunedin, FL
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  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,796
    $3,500 in NY

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    LBGE, Adjustable Rig, Spider, High-Que grate, maverick ET-732, Thermapen,


    Garnerville, NY
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  • pgprescottpgprescott Posts: 1,807
    Lifetime warranty on the finish as well.
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  • YEMTreyYEMTrey Posts: 2,519
    It's an absolutely beautiful table.  Would love to own one.  Just can't justify paying 3x the price of my XL Egg to buy one.  Just me.
    XL and a Mini Max Egg in Cincinnati, Ohio
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  • radamoradamo Posts: 359
    Also almost three times more than the cost of the Challenger Large table.  
    Long Island, NY
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  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,796
    I do not think the 3500 covered delivery to the house either.

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    LBGE, Adjustable Rig, Spider, High-Que grate, maverick ET-732, Thermapen,


    Garnerville, NY
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  • For $3,500, they should include delivery, set-up and a dinner party with Dr. BBQ.

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  • CAT SellerCAT Seller Posts: 205
    Dealer here in Jacksonville just got one in....$2895
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    If it ain't a CAT, it's a dog!!! 2 LBGE's & BGE Backyard Chef Edition Cart
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  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,796
    Should. But it's not

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    LBGE, Adjustable Rig, Spider, High-Que grate, maverick ET-732, Thermapen,


    Garnerville, NY
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  • Doc_EggertonDoc_Eggerton Posts: 4,446
    My set up is not pretty, but cost about the same and comes with three cooking surfaces.
    Pasquali Luciano
    Buon appetito to all the BGE family
    XLBGE, LBGE, MBGE and lots of toys

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  • msloanmsloan Posts: 265
    i know this is an older thread but just wanted to chime in that I bite the bullet this weekend and purchased one of these islands for my XL egg......should be here in a couple of weeks.....i'm having a brand new deck built so I am super excited to be adding this island as well!

    mine was roughly $3300.  but it will for sure make my cooking experience a great deal more pleasant.
    gettin lucky in kentucky!   2 XL eggs!
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  • DaveRichardsonDaveRichardson Posts: 1,031
    Saw and messed with one at the Mothership and was amazed at the table as a whole. Great seals and super-spacious on the inside. The pull out shelves are impressive as well. It's a nice product, but SWMBO would kill me 10x over for knowing I even thought about it!!!

    LBGE #19 from North GA Eggfest, 2014

    Stockbridge, GA - just south of Atlanta where we are still in our right minds!

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  • Great looking.  At that price, it ought to have a fridge and warming trays!  And a beer wench to serve my every liquid need.  [I can say that, right?]
    It's a 302 thing . . .
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  • CAT SellerCAT Seller Posts: 205
    @msloan, it's funny how things come back around, like this post that I commented on back in August. Long story short, I kelp my eye on this table from my local Ace dealer. I got ahold of the distributor that was marketing this table around to several different Ace stores. After months of it not selling and the distributor needed to 'move' it, as it was getting old. He make me a great deal on it and it is now holding my large very comfortably on my back porch. Tons of storage space and room for toys on the right, plus the sliding shelves under the base, make storage a breeze. You will love it.
    If it ain't a CAT, it's a dog!!! 2 LBGE's & BGE Backyard Chef Edition Cart
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  • grege345grege345 Posts: 3,442
    Sure is nice
    LBGE& SBGE———————————————•———————– Pennsylvania / poconos

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  • DIADDIAD Posts: 170
    I paid $3000for the XL size in January. I love it. Plenty of storage
    Chester, MD
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  • Ladeback69Ladeback69 Posts: 2,674
    I believe they have other tables that are a little cheaper, but at that price my better half would want a hot tub. They are nice though.
    XL, WSM, Little Kahuna
    Kansas City, Mo.
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  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 3,643
    My local dealer quoted me $1,700 for the large size. 
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    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
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  • grege345grege345 Posts: 3,442
    My local dealer quoted me $1,700 for the large size. 

    that's not too bad. Did they move a little for you or are they pretty firm?
    LBGE& SBGE———————————————•———————– Pennsylvania / poconos

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  • cazzycazzy Posts: 8,242
    edited April 2014
    DAMN!!  That's more than my table!    :-O
    Just a hack that makes some $hitty BBQ....
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  • johnkitchensjohnkitchens Posts: 3,643
    edited April 2014
    grege345 said:
    My local dealer quoted me $1,700 for the large size. 

    that's not too bad. Did they move a little for you or are they pretty firm?

    That was their first price. I didn't want to pay that much so I didn't even ask for a better price.
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    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
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  • msloanmsloan Posts: 265
    I'm a lucky man…..i was not even gonna consider the thing but my wife was the one that was super cool about it and encouraged me to get it!!!!


    gettin lucky in kentucky!   2 XL eggs!
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