Originally Posted by legendaryhog
The fiberglass rope may be too thick on the lid (or not). Most of them are for fireplace/wood burning stove lids. If it is, you can order some self-adhesive felt from any place that sells the Big Green Egg. It works really well, I use it on my pull-behind smoker, and that sucker is massive. Get the felt for the large egg and you should have plenty. I think its about 12 bucks.
Thanks for the suggestion. I've already ordered the FG rope and it actually just showed up today, so I'm going to try that route first. If it doesn't work out, I will be ordering the felt next.