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It’s time to kick back, relax and enjoy the aromas of fresh smoked meat as we sail towards summer. Not sure what to smoke? Try Down & Dizzy Pork Shoulder or Smoked Spanish Chicken. Now that Spring is in the air, it's time to think about getting out to one of the many #EGGfests around the country - see a list here

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  • Update!  Just in time for Thanksgiving.  I received the bands from BGE HQ and to my pleasant surprise it came with the back spring mechanism as well.  Mothership did call on my cell but unfortunately I had 3 fires I was working on at work.  I would …
  • Upon further investigation in daylight I found the bands are bent where the back assembly is connected. Photo attached.  I also tightened the bottom bolts that hold the spring. I suspect it was bent by a jealous in-law who refuses to acknowledge the…
  • Thanks for your tips. I've been busy building a brick and granite BBQ stand for my BGE.  The weather has not totally cooperated till this weekend.  I saw on one site where the band distance needs to be precisely half of the distance as measured i…
  • Thanks guys for answering.  All looks to be in order to me.  I will reposition the straps. There is supposed to be 1/4 inch between the hard lip and the start of the strap correct? 
  • What I want to knew is where did MAN go wrong?  Surely we men can see where a Kilt is far more practable and comfortable than the pants we wear today.  Take away the "skirts are for girls" stigma and I'm sure you would agree, the boys would be much …
  • I cook mine upside down on a V rack with good ol Texas mesquite.  Wife was pissed the first time because it was not pretty with the stripes my guests always rave about the taste. She has gotten used to it and now it's her idea.  The XL can take mor…
  • Foghorn said: Dallas said: I cannot get this think over 300 degrees. It really runs between 250 and 300. Totally clean, new lump coal; what the heck???????????? I had that problem one time trying to impress friends with a piz…