Originally Posted by nucornhusker
I've been wanting to try this for a couple of years. I need to do it, but the trouble is getting the 30 gallon barrel like you said.
a 16 gal works fine
I actually used a old garbage can at first. It worked too, but it was so rusted it had air leaks and the charcoal ended up almost burning up
Then I used a 30 gal garbage can after burning off the coating. It works pretty well. I just dont know how long it will last.
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