Originally Posted by aawa
Run a decent size fire in it, so burn off any mold that might still be left. Then wipe the drum out.
What he said. Then cook some fatties to get it seasoned.
I used a bungee cord around for the first cover I had for my UDS, Now I use a Weber 26.5" cover which has these velcro tabs at the bottom which prevent it from sliding off in the wind. Has not blown yet.