Originally Posted by cmwr
1: for dual racks, how do you guys remove the bottom rack without interference with the top rack supporting bolts?
2: This UDS is gonna have a heat diffuser. Is it better to support the heat diffuser a few inches above the basket with supports or can you just lay the diffuser right on top of your charcoal basket?
When I made my UDS, I put the lower cooking grate low enough for the fire basket to sit on it, so I could also use my UDS as a grill. However the fire basket I made is only 6 inches tall. I also use this lower cooking grate to sit the diffuser on when smoking stuff on the upper grate.
18.5" WSM, Hasty-Bake Suburban, OTG 22.5", "Antonio" Bandera, Mini WSM