Originally Posted by Blownmope
Question for ya? what diameter and height on the fire basket? and you use lump or reg charcoal?
My basket is based on an 18 inch charcoal grate with 12 inch high expanded for walls. I will use either straight lump or sometimes a mix with briquettes if doing a really long cook. IMHO, it doesn't matter. Your airflow determines the temp, providing just enough O2 to burn at the rate you want.