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made a few adjustments on the mini

FiretruckFiretruck Posts: 2,679
edited 10:01PM in EggHead Forum
The dfmt was very loose and really didn't control anything. It wouldn't sit flat on the dome so I ground down the raised parts inside the top so it would slide down more. The screw that holds the daisy wheel on was sticking through about 1/4 inch so I cut it off too. Now it fits nice and snug. :)

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I know it probably won't make any difference with the kind of cooks I'll be doing but at least it don't rattle around when I lift the dome. :)

Comments

  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    It may give you better air flow control and stay on better when opening the dome. I have a dfmt for my large that don't fit right and I have worked on it a time or two. Happy egging. :)
  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    I gaurentee it will make a big difference JoJo. Mine leaks in a bad way. I usually end up closing the lower door and it still runs hot.
    Molly
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  • BeliBeli Posts: 10,751
    JoJo I've been meaning to do the same, looks perfect
  • FiretruckFiretruck Posts: 2,679
    I think it will help
  • FiretruckFiretruck Posts: 2,679
    Beli, it sure fits alot better.
  • JoJo, is that what you mean when you say, "tighter'na tick!"? :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
  • FlaPoolmanFlaPoolman Posts: 11,675
    JoJo, made the same changes to mine but also added a piece of gasket to the top of the vent. Now to rework the old weber cart to a mini table and work station.
  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    Are you gunna use power tools? :unsure:
  • FiretruckFiretruck Posts: 2,679
    At's perty dang tight :laugh:
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