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New egg, new table. I am in love!

Hello all! I'm new to the forum. I just purchased my new LBGE last Friday and am very impressed! I also have owned a Weber Smokey Mountain for the last 3 years so the BGE is kind of intuitive in use. So far in the last week I've done burgers, pork chops, pizza, cookies and as I type, lamb chops. Planning for a couple rib racks and chicken on Saturday! 

So my old gasser grill finally bit the bullet and the BGE was the only option for us as we love to cook, smoke, grill....you name it. I did go out and buy a nice Weber Q2200 for that instant grilling satisfaction when running short on time and I built my pretty simple table around these 2 new purchases. The result was a deeper than normal shelf ton accomidate storage of the Q and 20 gallon tank. I made a stone for the table to get the right egg height in conjunction with the table nest. I have yet to add any hardware to my table but plan to do so soon. I also found a very nicely priced cover from the cover store to protect my investment. It was about 1/3 the quoted price from two custom makers. Not the prettiest but quality is top notch and it gets the job done. I got a little extra cash to spend on accessories. All in all I am extremely satisfied with my new egg so far. Looking forward to hanging out and getting to know my egg better through different experiences here. :)







Comments

  • jabamjabam Posts: 1,713
    Very nice setup! Welcome aboard and enjoy the ride.
    Central Valley CA     One large egg One chocolate lab "Halle" two chiuahuas "Skittles and PeeWee"
  • WeberWhoWeberWho Posts: 6,445
    Welcome! The fun has just begun! This should be relatively easy coming from the WSM. Stick around and ask questions. Always someone here to answer. 
  • bgebrentbgebrent Posts: 16,628
    Very nice. Welcome. 
    Sandy Springs & Dawsonville Ga
  • blastingblasting Posts: 5,658
    Welcome here - enjoy your new toy
    Phoenix 
  • Welcome. Very nice setup. Keep an eye on those feet of the nest and make sure they do not walk off the little concrete feet and tip over. That could be bad. 
    Snellville, GA


  • Welcome Brother....  nice setup!!
    Charlotte, NC - Large BGE 2014, Maverick ET 733, Thermopen, Nest, Platesetter, Woo2 and Extender w/Grid, Kick Ash Basket, Pizza Stone, SS Smokeware Cap, Blackstone 36"
  • Very nice! Welcome. 

    Louisville, GA - 2 Large BGE's
  • ToxarchToxarch Posts: 1,683
    Looks good. Smart gluing those corner pieces down. Welcome to the forum. 
    Aledo, Texas
    Large BGE
    KJ Jr.

    Exodus 12:9 KJV
    Eat not of it raw, nor sodden at all with water, but roast with fire; his head with his legs, and with the purtenance thereof.

  • Toxarch said:
    Looks good. Smart gluing those corner pieces down. Welcome to the forum. 
    Thanks all. Yea those corner pieces aren't moving without a bfh and chisel. ;)
  • GrateEggspectationsGrateEggspectations Posts: 2,022
    edited September 2017
    Most Eggcellent air gap! Welcome.
  • Welcome to the forum. Good lookin' set up you have there. I've translated many of my WSM cooks to the Egg. Sounds like you've already figured out what a great cooker the Egg is. 
    Charlotte, NC

    XL BGE, WSM, Weber Genesis 2, Weber Kettle
  • Welcome, good looking set up!
    LBGE
    SC AL
  • Like the setup. It's all in one place
  • bluebird66bluebird66 Posts: 2,074
    Welcome!!
    Large Egg with adjustable rig, Kick Ash Basket and various Weber's
    Floyd Va

  • Niiiice
    When do y'all teach me the secret handshake? XL BGE
    Williamsburg, VA
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