Originally Posted by jrn
Some guys are using the bge slider on their drums. Looks really slick on a stainless drum. BPS sells just the slider vent also.
I wsa going to buy those, until i saw the 30 dollar price tag a PIECE for a small piece of sheet metal. Mine came out to a 1.75 for four, plus i have enough sheet to make another 4 or 5.
Sheet metal bender:
One side bent all the way, one side after it was out of the bender:
I was able to keep a lower consistent temp with these without having to worry about anything falling or moving. A gasket of thin magnet material is behind it (cereal box is also a very good gasket).