Originally Posted by SmokerKing
I'm thinking that with three valves, equally spaced, the charcoal basket will burn evenly and better as opposed to one or two intakes, just a theory. But, this design works for me, and I have no problem getting the drum up to temp or dropping it and holding it to below 200.
My thoughts exactly. Already have the three and pipe in place. Replace caps w/ the ball valves and give it a whirl!! In my head anyway, air from the three creates a more even heat distribution possibly... Either way, glad to hear I'm not the only one thinking this way....