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  • I usually use Cowboys Charcoal. I get mine at Star Market on Wall Triana/University. They also sell it in Lowes but it's usually cheaper in Star Market. It burns hot if you need it and works great in my egg. Cowboys also comes from Brentwood in Tn s…
  • Tom,[p]I agree with everybody else, lighter fluid is a no-no. I use a hot air paint stripper and my fire is alight and burning in a matter of seconds.
  • Woody,[p]My Heat gun gets the fire going in about 15 seconds, then I leave all the vents wide open close the egg and about 15 minutes later it's ready to cook, depending on what temperature you want to start at.[p]How much and how big of a fire you …
  • Wingfoot,[p]With a hot air stripper you dont even need a match, just somewhere to plug it in. I have a 'small' piece of brisket to go on as well, just enough for me and the wife so I will start it early in the morning. Good luck with yours. I have h…
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