Amazing how this thread gets away from the basics. Just an opinion here but try a basic, simple, no water pans, deflector, specialty intakes, new and improved basket design, perfect exhaust symtetric holes, new and improved lid (flat or Weber), ....build a simple cheap fakin drum and go from there!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
my avatar swiped fatties from the plate....look how sorry he is.
NB Bandera with mods
Weber 22 .5" x 2, 26.75" x 1
UDS x 3
Created "The Great Spam Revelation of 2011."