I have a grate mounted about 6 or 7 inches above my basket that I use for placing a terra cotta flower pot base full of sand for a heat deflector when smoking a brisket or chickens. It doubles as a hot grill for steaks or burgers when needed. UDS's can be quite versatile.
Webber 22 1/2 OTG Gold, UDS, rusted out chimney, Red Lavatools Thermowand, Maverick ET 732, 1950 model wife. Walking cane to help me get around.