The first burn was some older blue K and some lump. Second was brand new blue K. I put a coffee can in the middle of the basket, fill the basket with charcoal and a few wood chunks then pour half a chimney of lit coals on after I pull the can out of the middle.
Drum has three 3/4" pipe nipples and a 3/4" ball valve and all were wide open.
55 gallon smokin' UDS
BBQ Grillware vertical gas smoker
WSM with mods
ECB Deluxe (scrapped for parts for the UDS)
BBQ Grillware gas grill
Pro-Q Exel 20
High Desert BBQ