Originally Posted by Nuco59
Heck, I'm in North Central Texas in September- uds sitting in the sun is 150 degrees with no coal lit.
But- being frugal (broke), saving charcoal is pretty important- I may have to rig up the top band with a toggle lever to seal up after a cook. Thanks for the input.
3 briquettes should get you to 225
WSM 18.5", Weber Kettle, Thermapen, Maverick ET-732