Originally Posted by Carbon
Other than access during the cook?? (my assumption), what is the purpose of the detachable bottom? Or is it for easy cleanup?
I think the purpose is to use the bottom of the drum as the top to accommodate the Weber Kettle lid. That Weber Kettle lid will fit on the bottom of the drum (with the bottom cut off) -- but it wont fit on the top of the drum because of the rolled lip.