I buy mine at Academy, too. They work fine, and since the purpose is to keep things cheap, I go with them.
Hey Jerry, that is some pretty fancy hardware you have on that can. I like the fittings for the thermometer and the probe lead. Those are a great idea. Time to mod the can....again.
Pitmaker BBQ Safe
UDS Ver 1.5, 90 gallon Super UDS
Beat-up, rusted-out, still-cooking NB Bandera
Some thing that says Brinkman on it