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New Egg Owner

CajuneggerCajunegger Posts: 35
edited 2:05AM in EggHead Forum
hey guys!! just got my egg last week. i am in Lafayette, Louisiana. i also own a natural gas grill with infrared side as well as a Cajungrill charcoal grill. but, i think the egg has become my favorite after only cooking on it 2 times.(steaks and baby back ribs) i look forward to learning and sharing with the Egghead Nation.

Anyways, I got the large egg with the short table. it seems like the table would be a perfect height without the wheels. anyone modify their table after they brought it home?

shannon

Comments

  • Welcome. B)
  • Welcome to the forum. I'm also in Lafayette. Don't hesitate to ask any questions. Don't know all the answers but you'll get all the answers here. Look up my profile and shoot me an e-mail if you want to chat etc. B)
  • RRPRRP Posts: 21,300
    Welcome aboard! Once you bought the table you don't have to worry about the Table Police hassling you about any modification you make - just don't modify your egg itself as that could mess up the warranty.
    L, M, S, Mini
    Ron
    Dunlap, IL
    Re-gasketing AMERICA one yard at a time...


  • BacchusBacchus Posts: 6,019
    Welcome aboard.
    I think you would find that most tables are at least a little modified if not custom made.
  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    viper556,
    Welcome to the forum.

    I live in Lafayette as well but in Tennessee.
    I think we pronounce it different. La fay et

    Some of us stain and put spar urethane on out tables.

    We were just talking about that here. Tim

    http://www.eggheadforum.com/index.php?option=com_simpleboard&func=view&id=764713&catid=1
  • Welcome, I too am a newbie, these people have all the answers and more. IMHO, I would put 4" caster on your table, that is if you're on a smooth surface. In Florida we have a Lafayette county, and it's pronounced La-fet by those who live there and around.
  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    Welcome.. if you think the other grill is looking sad now you might want to cover it up LOL it is going to get sadder as time goes on... and when it sees egg number two move in..... :( read up, ask questions, post pics and enjoy :) Julie
  • EggsakleyEggsakley Posts: 1,016
    Modify away. What ever height suits your need is the perfect height. Welcome aboard and enjoy the journey. Many great tastes await.
  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    Viper556,
    If I may be so bold to suggest something.

    As long as you are on the subject of modifying your table may I suggest a paver stone under your egg on the table and also the green feet. If you ask around here you may see a lot of eggheads do that kind of safe egging. I brought it up just in case you take apart your table and you may consider implementing such an idea. Tim
  • Welcome to Eggdome! You can Eggspect a reduction on your Natural Gas Bills! In fact, your old gasser is goona feel mighty lonely.
  • Congratulations!
    A big welcome aboard from Canada. Your gas grill won't get used much now.
  • Woody69Woody69 Posts: 360
    Congrats ! Your gas grille will most likely become a storage unit for Egg stuff now ! Let's see some pics !
  • thanks for the suggestion. i bought the stain, sealer and stone this morning. now i just need to design the rebuild. looking forward to the project.
  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    I enjoyed staining and sealing mine and now all I have to do is wipe it off. Tim
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