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PappaOscar 04-19-2014 07:35 AM

Weber fire start cubes...?
Has anyone ever used Weber fire starting cubes? I saw this guy use one in this video and it looked a lot easier (messier) than news paper.

sliding_billy 04-19-2014 07:36 AM

They work great. You will not be disappointed.

peeps 04-19-2014 07:36 AM

All I use them!

cpw 04-19-2014 07:48 AM

Use them all the time.

PappaOscar 04-19-2014 07:58 AM

I guess I'll have to look a little harder in the grilling aisle...

stepheneleven 04-19-2014 08:03 AM

I love them. You don't get the billowing smoke you get with paper that freaks out your neighbors. City living.

Sevengoals 04-19-2014 08:08 AM

Don't they impart a peculiar smell?

BruceB 04-19-2014 08:09 AM

They work great, been using them for many years.

Big George's BBQ 04-19-2014 08:11 AM

I use them all the time in my Egg They work Great ACE Hardware sells them

16Adams 04-19-2014 08:16 AM

Paraffin wax is a petroleum bi product of the gasoline making process. Lighter fluid is a petroleum based product. Newspaper ink makes me sneeze when I read the paper, so I wonder what's in it when it burns.

Bottom line, make a fire any way you are able, cook THEN eat.

Fwismoker 04-19-2014 08:21 AM

I used to use them ALL the time but now just occasionally because i use a torch more often....they are handy though. I never used the chimney with them but rather put one in the edge of the basket buried a little, light it and open the vents. It doesn't take long for a good fire and you save a step

Volsfan846 04-19-2014 09:15 AM

Kamado Joe also makes some really good fire starters. They burn a little longer than the Weber Cubes and are cheaper....:wink:

nucornhusker 04-19-2014 09:27 AM

I have used the Weber cubes for years and still have a few boxes, but if I use a small starter I use the Kamado Joe starters now. But for starting the Kamado's, I use a Looftlighter all of the time.

bigabyte 04-19-2014 09:31 AM

Whenever I see them I pick them up.

tgstrang 04-19-2014 09:38 AM

A cotton ball soaked in 90% alcohol works well too. Much cheaper also.

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