Well I certainly value the opinion of the Brethren, plus it makes more sense based on some of the responses.
My next build will have an insulated firebox!
All that you bring into the lives of others will come back to you in your own. Good or Bad.
Large UDS, Small UDS, CG Akorn, NB Bandera, NB Black Diamond, Home Built Offset, Vision Classic Kamado, Green Mountain Daniel Boone, Weber Gasser, Smokey Mountain Cabinet, and several Weber kettles of various sizes.