Originally Posted by BBQchef33
i dont have a uds, so unsure.. but in the pbc, if only one side is lit, i dont think you would be able to use the unlit side, or if you do it will take longer to cook than the lit side.. its pretty significantly smaller than a 50 gallon drum.
your technique is similar to the one we used in the bandera with the firebasket.. we burned horizontally instead of vertically.
My pbc experience matches this. An even burning fire seems to work best.