喫煙者
The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS.


Forum Portal Recipes Smoke Signals Magazine Welocme Merchandise Associations Purchase Subscription Brethren Banners
Go Back   The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS. > Discussion Area > Q-talk

Notices

Q-talk *ON TOPIC ONLY* QUALITY ON TOPIC discussion of Backyard BBQ, grilling, Equipment and just outdoor cookin' in general, hints, tips, tricks & techniques, success, failures... but stay on topic. And watch for that hijacking.


Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 07-06-2011, 05:56 PM   #1
Roguejim
Knows what a fatty is.
 
Join Date: 01-20-11
Location: Grants Pass, Oregon
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default Replacement grate needed

I modded my Traeger Texas Elite to hold another grate above the factory one. It looks like I'll need one that measures ~35" by 15". I called the local Lowe's, but no luck there. Any online sources? Thanks.
Roguejim is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-06-2011, 06:48 PM   #2
bigabyte
somebody shut me the fark up.

 
bigabyte's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-10-06
Location: Overland Fark, KS
Downloads: 1
Uploads: 1
Default

You could always make one with expanded steel to a custom size.
__________________
Asshattatron Farkanaut, CGCFO
Chief Galactic Crockpot Foil Officer
Certified MOINK Baller & IMBAS Certified MOINK Ball Judge #0003 - Are you MOINK Certified?
Sole recipient of the Silverfinger and fingerlickin Awards!

Don't forget about the Throwdown Thingies!
The Secret Squirrel Society doesn't exist - Zero Club



Duh.
bigabyte is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-06-2011, 08:05 PM   #3
Roguejim
Knows what a fatty is.
 
Join Date: 01-20-11
Location: Grants Pass, Oregon
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

Thanks. I'm not sure what expanded steel is, but, I guess the local steel fab place will know. Is it spendy?
Roguejim is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-06-2011, 08:52 PM   #4
bigabyte
somebody shut me the fark up.

 
bigabyte's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-10-06
Location: Overland Fark, KS
Downloads: 1
Uploads: 1
Default

You can get it at the Hardware store. Looks like this.



You can cut through it pretty easy as you can see to a custom size. It's easily reinforced with some steel rods as well. No welding required, you can thread nuts and bolts through it and get all sorts of Erector Set with it. Or weld it on if you have the skills. Lots of custom rigs use expanded steel grates.
__________________
Asshattatron Farkanaut, CGCFO
Chief Galactic Crockpot Foil Officer
Certified MOINK Baller & IMBAS Certified MOINK Ball Judge #0003 - Are you MOINK Certified?
Sole recipient of the Silverfinger and fingerlickin Awards!

Don't forget about the Throwdown Thingies!
The Secret Squirrel Society doesn't exist - Zero Club



Duh.
bigabyte is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-06-2011, 11:19 PM   #5
SmokerKing
is one Smokin' Farker
 
SmokerKing's Avatar
 
Join Date: 09-07-10
Location: Sunny AZ
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default

I'd make you one if I could build it and ship it economically.
I'd do it at my cost.
SmokerKing is offline   Reply With Quote


Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
22.5" weber stainless steel replacement grate rookiedad Q-talk 28 05-31-2012 06:40 AM
Bubba Keg stainless steel replacement grate big brother smoke Q-talk 3 07-26-2011 09:54 PM
Chargriller Pro replacement charcoal grate jcpetro97 Q-talk 2 07-22-2011 12:15 PM
Where to find 18.5 WSM replacement bottom grate? bmanMA Q-talk 10 08-11-2010 07:11 PM
Academy 22" replacement grate score bmolloy Q-talk 1 06-06-2010 09:37 AM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Loading



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:52 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise v2.6.0 Beta 4 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2003 -2012 © BBQ-Brethren Inc. All rights reserved. All Content and Flaming Pig Logo are registered and protected under U.S and International Copyright and Trademarks. Content Within this Website Is Property of BBQ Brethren Inc. Reproduction or alteration is strictly prohibited.