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First trip to the mothership!

So, when I got to work this morning, I discover that a series of unfortunate events in Florida have dictated me driving from Dalton to somewhere south of Perry to deliver some critical network components. Well, I got the materials delivered and I was headed back north around 285 when all of a sudden... my car swerves off the highway onto the Lawrenceville Hwy exit.

Seriously... it was unavoidable.  :-?

Nice folks and they have every eggcessory I have ever heard of and a few I hadn't. Definitely worth the trip if you are in the area! Unfortunatly, they didn't have an XXL out on display. I was hoping to catch a glimpse of it.

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LBGE April 2011 • SBGE December 2012 •  XLBGE December 2013
Location: Jasper, Georgia
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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 13,834
    Buy anything?
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
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  • Do tell...what items had you not heard of? Perhaps some of us might need something we didn't even know we did! LOL

    BTW, I see you're practically my neighbor...
    LBGE 4/2012, MBGE 6/2012 & Mini 11/2013
    Rome, GA
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  • jtippersjtippers Posts: 509
    I picked up a small grate to connect to my mini grate and grid extender that should be in tomorrow as well as some Dizzy Pig Pineapple Head and a couple of the stuffed egg dolls for the kids.

    The thing I found the most interesting, but I didn't take a picture of was rig that secured a large egg while in transport. It looked like it would go in the back of a pickup or in a trailer... I need to do some research on that...

    @krobertsmsn - I actually live in Jasper, but I commute to Dalton for work.
    LBGE April 2011 • SBGE December 2012 •  XLBGE December 2013
    Location: Jasper, Georgia
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  • HicHic Posts: 348
    I think if you asked, they would have shown you one. I've seen one in the back before, right at the loading dock.

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

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  • is that a chimneia in the back of the second pic?  I didnt know they had those...
    Making the neighbors jealous in Pleasant Hill, Ia one cook at a time...
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  • jtippersjtippers Posts: 509
    It is... And I didn't either. They even had a daisy wheel on top.
    LBGE April 2011 • SBGE December 2012 •  XLBGE December 2013
    Location: Jasper, Georgia
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  • Awe man...there goes next months extra cash...
    Making the neighbors jealous in Pleasant Hill, Ia one cook at a time...
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  • jtippers said:
    I picked up a small grate to connect to my mini grate and grid extender that should be in tomorrow as well as some Dizzy Pig Pineapple Head and a couple of the stuffed egg dolls for the kids.

    The thing I found the most interesting, but I didn't take a picture of was rig that secured a large egg while in transport. It looked like it would go in the back of a pickup or in a trailer... I need to do some research on that...

    @krobertsmsn - I actually live in Jasper, but I commute to Dalton for work.
    You probably saw the transporter that connects to a hitch receiver on a truck. It is a really interesting concept and thankfully the price has been reduced nearly in half (in the last 2 years)
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  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 10,823
    @crimsongator, how much is it now?
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  • @crimsongator, how much is it now?
    It was an arm and a leg but now its just your leg.
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  • I'm glad you went, but to most of us old school eggers, the real mothership will always be over on Buford Highway and Clairmont. May she rest in peace.
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  • Does anyone know if they sell the little green spacer feet?  I've been looking for a set for a while with no luck... If anyone has a set they would be willing to sell please let me know! Thanks guys!
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  • @crimsongator, how much is it now?

    $800 range
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  • Wait a second! That deck with the eggs is right where the beer truck is supposed to be.

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • It's a big deck too, but not as big as my deck
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  • Not as many eggs as you have either Gino

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • Does anyone know if they sell the little green spacer feet?  I've been looking for a set for a while with no luck... If anyone has a set they would be willing to sell please let me know! Thanks guys!
    @chuckchampion the local retailers here in MI have them for sale. I would be happy to help you out. Shoot me an email (in profile)

    KCCO



    "Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage."

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  • Not as many eggs as you have either Gino

    I just have 2 eggs my little seal clubbing buddy
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  • Wait a second! That deck with the eggs is right where the beer truck is supposed to be.
    beer truck is on the other side now. They are thinking about putting taps sticking out of the building on the right hand side anyway
    Jefferson .GA.  
    Been egging since 1985 on a medium egg
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  • Not as many eggs as you have either Gino

    I just have 2 eggs my little seal clubbing buddy
    I haven't clubbed a seal in years. You only have two eggs under warranty. You have 16 that you bought on the cheap

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • The place that I bought my egg from here in Oklahoma has had one of those chiminea's in the stores for about a year. About a month ago when asked about them they said that they had discontinued those? Anyone have info on that?

    LBGE, Char-Griller Akorn, Weber Kettle and a black lab.

    Edmond, OK

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  • Let me think. Over the years I have had 2 mini, 3 small, 3 large and 2 XL. Current Residents are 1 small and 1 XL. Plus the Jambo and the Backwoods Patio
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  • Rookie!

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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  • Exactly
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