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KJ gasket fit an EGG?

After my first couple of pizza cooks and the smell of burning gasket or adhesive (not sure which) I can see a time in the near future for a gasket replacement. Does anyone know if a Kamado Joe replacement gasket would fit an egg? I am not sure if its any better but I see few if any complaints about it. Love the Egg so far!
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  • YEMTreyYEMTrey Posts: 2,219
    Contact @RRP. ; He'll take care of you and your gasket problems will be over.
    XL BGE and Mini Max in Cincinnati, Ohio
    "REMEMBER DUANE ALLMAN"
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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 6,752
    Mothership will likely send you a free replacement.

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
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  • ChokeOnSmokeChokeOnSmoke Posts: 1,725
    edited November 2013
    YEMTrey said:
    Contact @RRP. ; He'll take care of you and your gasket problems will be over.
    Do this.
    Packerland, Wisconsin

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  • Get yourself a Rutland. You won't be sorry. I bought 9' of Rutland gasket for about $7.00. A tube of permatex was about $6. I see no need for a replacement for years to come, if ever.
    Mark Annville, PA
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  • HicHic Posts: 348
    I got a KJ gasket back when they fist came out with the replacement and were giving them away. It was crap. I ended up replacing it with one from @RRP and will do the same when I need to replace on my other eggs too.

    Large, medium, small and a mini. Egg'n, golfing, beer drinking, camping and following football and baseball.
    Atlanta NOTP suburbia.

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  • + 1 for RRP    Love mine.  30 minute job.  
    Dan, Columbia,Mo.
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  • + 2 for @RRP. Honest person who takes care of people.
    LBGE Virginia Beach, Virginia
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  • RRPRRP Posts: 15,048
    Blush blush - thanks guys! I have done this for the last 11 years as a non profit service to fellow eggers. Today I shipped out 9 gaskets - 8 of them went to eggers in Canada. 
    Ron
    Dunlap, IL
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