Found a place near Gardendale, Al that has used open top drums unlined that used to hold cooking oil for for $10 ea. Headed to get 2 right now to start my build. 1 for KISS and 1 for future experimenting and mods.
Wish me luck!
ROLL TIDE! UDS as of 12/2/11, Chargriller w/sidefirebox, 2nd UDS in the works