Originally Posted by Dr. Endo
I don't know how the temp could have run like that, becuase when adjusting vents in the beginning, 2 vents open and the temp started dropping below 220. With three open it was climbing at 250 so... 2.5 seemed right. I'll get some pics up for you guys. at least it will give you a laugh.
Let us know where your therm was placed in the drum, (center of grate, top of lid, side of drum, etc)