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Unread 10-21-2013, 01:04 PM   #1
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Default No idea how to title this...UDS with wood?

Here's my thought. If anyone has ever done this, please provide feedback.

Whenever I use my UDS, I always forget to mix in the wood chunks. They always end up on top. Has anyone ever tried sticking a split of wood, standing it on it's end in the middle of the basket and putting charcoal/lump around it? There is something telling me that won't work, but it might be worth a shot. It also might be the greatest thing in the world that everyone already does and I am oblivious too it.
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Unread 10-21-2013, 01:07 PM   #2
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I have read about a few people doing exactly that...
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Sounds like an excellent time for an extra couple ribs to be cooked
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I do especially with mesquite.
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As peeps said, others have done it and like it. I didn't try it when I had my drum, but I would be interested to see if it works. Please report back if you do try it.
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I expected something different from the title...........oh this ain't the wood pile
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Of course it works.
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works just fine...I've done this in the WSM a number of times.
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