View Single Post
Unread 11-26-2011, 10:00 AM   #8938
El Ropo
Babbling Farker
El Ropo's Avatar
Join Date: 10-06-10
Location: Austin, TX
Downloads: 1
Uploads: 0

Originally Posted by Mr. Bo View Post
Charcoal basket is 17" diameter and 12" tall. It just barely clears the rack hangers and thermometer tip.
If your therm tip is that far on the outside of the drum, it's not reading actual temps at center of cooking grate. you could be reading as much as 50 degrees too low. But still, even then only being able to get up to 260 with all intakes open doesn't seem right.
Modded Brinkmann Gourmet. Basic UDS. Rescued 22.5" OTS. SJS Mini-WSM. Stubbs. B&B Oak Lump.

Cannondale 2009 F8 (for burning off all the great BBQ)
El Ropo is offline   Reply With Quote