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Unread 02-13-2011, 08:00 PM   #1
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Default and GROG is born

GROG... like the stuff ya get drunk on... NO, i dont drink...that's the name of the newest member of the smoke family. mUDS is his classification, and i cant wait to try 'im out

Things started by slowly gathering parts from scraps of things ive found here and there, some straps with bolts welded to em, and i got the grate from homedepot it's actually a fire grate for a 22.5" Weber


turned the straps into dual purpose handles/ grate holder




then i had this heavy duty hunka hunka


nice bolts to hold the grate... tried to tip it and it's level all the way around



then had these layin in the tool box, new oil drain plugs offa somethin big!!



Then i had to make somethin, to make somethin easier to read so i did



any guesses???



now i can glance down and it's at a good angle to see at a glance:D

then i needed a lid hanger



i dunno when i can fire it up, but i cant wait to, here's some specs, the grate is 12 in above the top of the fire basket, i have 5 inches from the grate to the lid... so i might need to find and rob a smokey joe to give me a lil more height at some point.
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now those that do have a mUDS does this mesh? distance from fire and what not?? things can be modified if needed, this was all just on the fly scraped together, and best of all...only 9 bux so far (for the grate)
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now those that do have a mUDS does this mesh? distance from fire and what not?? things can be modified if needed, this was all just on the fly scraped together, and best of all...only 9 bux so far (for the grate)

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