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Old 02-22-2011, 02:46 PM   #1
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Default 26" kettle @ Menards

Char Broil licensee has a 26 incher @ 74.99 @ the local Menards. This is a pretty fair kettle w/ enclosed ash catcher. Equivalent Weber's I've seen @ 299 @ Ace.
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Old 02-22-2011, 03:00 PM   #2
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While it may be a 26" grill, it's not equivalent to a weber
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Old 02-22-2011, 03:16 PM   #3
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Ever here the saying you get what you pay for? You can buy ten of those or one Weber.
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I found out a long time ago " you get what you pay for"
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Old 02-22-2011, 03:45 PM   #5
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I would be all over that if there was a Menards in my kneck of the woods, I just want it for the lid to use on my Magnum Drum.
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Old 02-22-2011, 03:49 PM   #6
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Ditto for the lid
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Old 02-22-2011, 05:04 PM   #7
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I picked one of those up last week while Menards had their "11% Off" rebate going on. The plan is to start on the 85 gallon drum that 4Dueces delivered to me a while back .
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Old 02-22-2011, 05:33 PM   #8
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Keep it in the garage or buy a cover for it and it will last awhile.
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I love my 26.75" weber. I wouldn't trade it for 5 of those char-broils.
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Old 02-24-2011, 10:49 AM   #10
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I have the 22.5" version of this and left it outside. Cooked on it quite often, but it didn't even last 2 years. the bottom rusted completely off. As some said, you get what you pay for.
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