Originally Posted by willbird
I'm kinda liking the bowl :-).....I suppose you could put a bung in the lid to allow sliding a thermo in that still had it's tip at grate level. It can be a fumble fark pulling thermo's to move grates if you forget til you open the lid :-).
Is this the bowl you used ?? It says 19" ?? EDIT now I see you said 22" ;-)
Here's another well documented build by a brother who used a real nice stainless steel lid for his:
18.5", 22.5" OTS
Large BGE (chambersuac's)
The Fiery Furnace (chambersuac's)
Big JT's Smokin' BBQ Competition Team