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Unread 12-04-2013, 12:17 PM   #1
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Default Maverick/therm probe eyelette

This is something i did earlier this year for my therm probes so i thought i'd share it as a cheap to other conduits.

This worked really well...no worries about crimped probe wires, easy access for multiple probes all in 1 eyelet and it seals snugly.

I bought a 1/2 inch conduit nipple, 1/2 conduit nut, and a sealing cork 3/4 x 37/64 at Lowes. (2 pack)

This will work on any pretty much any smoker but needed something for the UDS. I drilled a 3/4 hole with a step bit and just widened it out a tad...the nipple fit right in. Total cost- $3





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bvbull200 did a similar mod on his Bandera...
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I did the exact same thing minus the conduit thing and sealing cork !
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Nice mod.
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Does it really matter if you would drill a 3/8 hole for the probe leads and not use a grommet? How much heat could you possibly lose?
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