It was cheap to make. I had the weber charcoal grate. Cost about $5 to make the basket out of pencil rod. It will last forever. It hold 25-30 pounds of charcoal. I can do a 25 hour cook. I have never ran it out to see how long it will go on a basket load.
Performer, UDS, 1983 WSM, Frank-in-Weber, 120 Gallon Offset, IQ-110, ET-732