Wow Cen-Tex you just described exactly what I was doing.
My logic was... "keep the fire small and your temps won't race."
But just like an airplane at slower speeds isn't as stable... a smaller fire is not as stable either.
Yes, then I chase my t…
I can't thank you all enough. It's really great to get so much feedback.
I hope for others interested in getting an XL stumble upon this post as there is so much great info shared here for me and others in a similar situation.
Thanks everyone! …
Thank you so much everyone!
This is an amazing community and I feel much better. I do think the ring reducer limited amount of time I could cook.
Further, I think the comment about lighting the coal in 3 locations, but then making sure to close d…