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Built-in Egg?

edited 2:45PM in EggHead Forum
Has anyone ever gone "nestless" and just built-in their Egg? We just bought ours yesterday and I bought it without the nest since my husband is building a patio cooking area for us. Is it possible to do this? Thanks!


  • Black Boog,
    Try this link. Also, check out for recipes and other suggestions. Also checkout for answers to the rest of your questions. This is a great forum to discuss recipes, tricks, successes and failures. Welcome to the club.[p]SS

    [ul][li]BBQ Tables [/ul]
  • Still Smokin' and Smokin' Todd,
    Great info/great pics!!! Will be quickly an addict of this forum in no time.
    Boog's wife

  • nikkignikkig Posts: 514
    Black Boog,
    We went nestless and bricked ours in. Here is a link to the construction.[p]~nikki

    [ul][li]Our Egg[/ul]
  • nikkig, do you have two? It looks like you're set up for a large BGE and something smaller. Nice set-up, in any event. Thanks for sharing.

  • nikkignikkig Posts: 514
    Yes we do have two. The large is built in and the small resides happily in a nest. I wish we did have the room for it in the table...but we don't.[p]~nikki

  • nikkig, now I'm all confused. It looks to me like your brick structure will accommodate two (2) Eggs....a large and a small. Where does the "nest" fit in? What am I missing? Thx.

  • nikkignikkig Posts: 514
    <p />Bill-the-Grill,
    It will only accomadate the large. The small just sits in the nest on the patio. I suppose if we wanted to re-do the top, and give up our storage, we can put the small in there. But the small came along too late to be incorporated.[p]~nikki

  • nikkig, now I see it. Initially, I thought the large would go on the left and the small would go on the right. Now I realize that @#$% Jack Daniels was interfering with my perceptory skills. SOB.

  • nikkignikkig Posts: 514
    Come back after Jack has left and you will probably see alot of things you missed :-)
    Glad you finally got it, cause I don't think I could have explained it any more...heeeee![p]~nikki

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