I took a 16" Pizza pan and used my pipe crimpers to bend the edge straight up and it gave me a 1" edge around the pan.
I can fill this with water or sand to shield the cooking surface and temper the heat.
It works really well for me.
Backyard Disasters are my specialty.
"Tushka" The Black Warrior 24 x 50 offset by TuscaloosaQ, "Libby the Lion" L5000 gasser, and "Vanessa" my Vision Kamado Pro III & "Ruprecht" my Weber Gold OTG
Member KCBS, FBA
Pitmaster at "Sultans of Sting" BBQ Team it's a French thing!