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Lighting the Egg



  • I use BGE starter blocks.

    Versailles, KY

    XL, Lg, MM, Performer, Q

  • Looftlighter
    North Richland Hills, TX
  • Weed burner
    XL   Walled Lake, MI

  • bo_mullbo_mull Posts: 353
    Electric Starter

    Cleveland, TN.

    LG BGE, PSWOO2, Stoker WIFI.

  • Rutland Safe Lite Fire Starter Squares

    Madison, CT
    LBGE June 2013. 

  • Looftlighter or my Mapp gas torch 
    2 Large Eggs and a Mini 2 Pit Bulls and a Pork shoulder or butt nearby and 100% SICILIAN
    Long Island N.Y.
  • HotchHotch Posts: 2,511
    I use either electric starter or MAPP gas.

    "Politics I supposed to be the second-oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first." Ronald Reagan 2 March 1977

    Large BGE, MiniMAX BGE, 2 Mini BGE's, R&V Fryer, 36" Blackstone Griddle, Camp Chef Dual Burner 40K BTU Stove
    BGE Chiminea
    Prosper, TX
    N Texas BBQ Brethren Bash November 19, 2016 (LINK)
    Please Drive thru to the First Window
  • Rutland starters for me also. Easy and Inexpensive.

    Welcome to the Swamp.....GO GATORS!!!!
  • WhalerWhaler Posts: 106
    Hot and Spicy Dorito's ....seriously try it sometime.
  • JeremiahJeremiah Posts: 3,960
    Weed burner. Because it's just plain fun.
    Slumming it in Aiken, SC. 
  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,507
    Whaler said:
    Hot and Spicy Dorito's ....seriously try it sometime.

    A hand full of potato chips will also work.
    It's not a science, it's an art. And it's flawed.
    - Camp Hill, PA
  • onedbguruonedbguru Posts: 1,131
    Weber charcoal chimney 1-2 pieces of news paper. 7-8 minutes ready to rock...
  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,507
    If using a chimney, oiled soaked paper towels instead of newspaper and in 3-4 minutes you are good to go, with no burning newspaper flakes flying around.
    It's not a science, it's an art. And it's flawed.
    - Camp Hill, PA
  • KoskoKosko Posts: 535
    Electric starter for me.
    Peachtree City, Ga Large BGE
  • CookinbobCookinbob Posts: 1,662
    onedbguru said:
    Weber charcoal chimney 1-2 pieces of news paper. 7-8 minutes ready to rock...
    +1 on the Weber chimney.  fast, clean, safe, cheap, and odorless.  I did the oil soaked paper towel once and never again - smelled like old french fry grease for what seemed to be a long time
    XLBGE, Small BGE, Homebrew and Guitars
    Rochester, NY
  • Blue Point heat gun, the Looftlighter collects dust.
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