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Old 01-27-2011, 10:07 AM   #7441
Downtown Smokeout
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Originally Posted by otterpop View Post
Found a $10 drum on Craigslist today, formerly filled with Hawaiian Punch in a plastic sock liner. Just picked it up and cannot believe how well the old Weber dome lid fits like a glove. Stopped at the local hardware store to estimate total price for parts and was shocked at the cost of expanded metal for the coal basket - around $60! Is that about right or should I shop/scavenge around?
Rural King has 2' x 2' sections of expanded stainless for $21. Not sure how wide spread that chain is. But they do have an online site.

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Weber Platinum (The Green Lantern)
Weber OTS 22.5
Weber SJ
UDS (with more to come)
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