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Unread 12-26-2012, 07:40 AM   #1
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I am interested in having a welded charcoal basket made for my Oklahoma Joe Longhorn. Does anyone know a welder who makes these? I am located in metro Atlanta, GA but am willing to pay reasonable shipping charges. Would like to try someone other than Horizon.
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Unread 12-26-2012, 07:52 AM   #2
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The basket doesn't need to be welded. Get some expanded metal, cut and bend to form a square basket and wire it together using non-galvanized baling wire.
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Fold up a cardboard box the size you want the basket lay it out flat measure the X&Y axis get some expando that is close to the dimensions lay your cardboard template on the metal mark it out make the bends tie it together with a few hog rings Done. Or are you the I fix things with my Checkbook type?
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Unread 12-26-2012, 09:14 AM   #4
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Just sent you a PM with contact info of a guy I think can help you out.
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