Pictures ARE worth 1K words. Thanks guys. As usual, I will assimilate, integrate and regurgitate something based upon the materials on hand: 1/8" aluminum plate. I also have some thinner stainless steel sheet to make an inner shell for insulating the firebox.
Dr. Mark (STL)
Ph.D. (honorary) Bovine $hitology
A thin line separates paranoia from an acute understanding of reality.