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Old 10-15-2008, 11:55 AM   #1706
michiana mark
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Originally Posted by burgs95 View Post
I want to use the flat lid first. I don't smoke alot at one time, and want to learn first. Eventually, I'll get a domed lid and add the second higher rack. My main concern is the measurement of the first lower rack.

If I come down 8" from the top, that will leave 16" to the very top of the basket, but it will be 27" from the bottom of the barrel
Measure from the bottom of your fire basket up 24". This should put your rack about 27" from the bottom of the drum. Should leave you about 8" to the top.
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