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Unread 04-03-2014, 08:23 PM   #11834
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Originally Posted by waxdart View Post
Hey fellas.

I found a local place that sells unlined drums.

I plan on walking in there with my Weber grate and lid to ensure they fit but I'd rater not sort through a bunch of drums to find the right one.

Any idea which 55gal drum I will be looking for?

They have open head, tight head, different bung options..

This is their site:

http://maxicontainer.com/steel-plast...eel-drums.html

I would look for an open head drum. Any 55 gallon drum (open or closed head) will fit a weber rack. An open head drum will give you a built in lid and in my opinion a flat lid looks cooler. A closed head you will have to find a weber lid for or make your own. Depending on your fabrication skills and access to welders ect, you should probably look for an open head with a 2" bunghole in the lid. That will be your exhaust. Some guys cut their own exhaust holes but if the lid already has one built in I prefer to use it.
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