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    Bump in the road

    I was thawing three butts in the fridge for Monday. When I turned them fat side up a small amount of myoglobin leaked out from the cryovac seal. I cleaned it up and it happened again. The butt is probably fine but I’m not taking any chances. I just got back from buying a replacement.
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    Water in the pan and spritzing

    Curious. Is there any reason to spritz if there is water in the water pan?
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    Arborfab Minion Starter Basket

    Has anyone used one of these and does it work as advertised? Thanks, Jeff
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    Cleaning cooking grates is like

    cleaning a firearm. I never look forward to it but I get a lot of satisfaction out of doing it.
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    No longer for sale-keeping it

    I have an assembled WSM 18 in Charlotte, NC. Everything is new except the top grate and the charcoal ring. The charcoal ring is the Cajun Bandit extended riing and has only been used 3 times. The price is $250. I do have a Killa Grilla grate but that adds $50.00. I’m not shipping. Pickup with...
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    Blues Hog Charcoal Briquettes?

    I noticed this is available at my local Ace Hardware. Has anyone tried it yet? If so, I’d appreciate some feedback. Thanks, Jeff
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    Best commercial Pork Butt Rubs

    My son is getting into smoking and starting with pork butts. Anyone have any recommendations for commercial runs? Thanks!
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    Cutting Board Reomendations

    Looking for a cutting board at least 18 inches by 24 inches. . Any recommendations? Thanks, Jeff
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    Rocket Scientist/Whole Hog Pitmaster

    I’m not good at links, but this is a really good video.
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    Smoking/Cooking raw bratwurst

    I’m going to probably use two 18.5 WSM cookers on Memorial Day. I’d like to use the extra room to smoke and cook some raw bratwurst. Looking for some cook times to smoke/cook at low and slow. Thanks.
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    Year 2000 Silver B Grill Cover

    I want to buy a Grill Cover for my year 2000 Silver B. Is the Weber part #7130 the best option? Thanks.
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    18.5 Cooking Grates Temperature Difference

    I usually only cook 3 butts on the top grate but am considering cooking 4 or 5 Memorial Day. Has anyone measured the temperature difference between the top and bottom cooking grates? Thanks.
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    Deep Ocean Blue 22 Kettle

    Does anyone have one and how does it look? Does it come with a cover? Thanks!
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    Minion Starter Basket

    Has anyone used one of these minion starter baskets. Looks like a neat inexpensive tool. Thanks.
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    Brackets for a NG Silver B

    Please tell me what these brackets on a NG Silver B are for.
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    Distance from Water Pan to Charcoal Chamber in 18.5

    Does anyone know the distance from the Weber Water Pan and the top of the Charcoal Chamber on the 18.5? I use a Brinkmann pan and want to know how much more charcoal I can add. I have a Cajun Bandit Coal Ring and it works great. However, I now have all the parts to put a second 18.5 together...
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    Just Butts

    Put them on at 4:10 and took them off at 3:30. Very enjoyable day!
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    Silver B from NG to LP

    I have a 20 year old NG Silver B and need to convert it to LP. The manifold appears to be in great shape. Can it be as simple as swapping out orifices or is there more to it? No hurry, as I’m piecing together a WSM. Thanks, Jeff