Originally Posted by BobF
I'll try it with no holes first. I can always add some .
Lot easier to add holes than take them away.
Many years ago, the guy teachin me aircraft assembly said "take that hole out and drill it again".
Soon as I get my hands on some expanded metal, I'll stop a lot of this foolishness and make a proper basket.
This is what I did to an old ECB Pan:
Works well enough as an Ash Pan with my Charcoal Basket and has enough air intake to keep the Coals Burning.