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Unread 03-31-2009, 09:41 PM   #1
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Question Adjustable Air Vents?

Sorry if this is already here but didn't see it after searching. I need some of the adjustable air vents like what Weber uses on their kettle grills.

It's for a charcoal grill I'm making. I can fab something up but thought if I could buy the vents it might save some time.

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not sure if there are cheaper ones on the market, but you should be able to call Weber Customer service and get replacement parts.
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The weber ones will be concave. Are you planning on a flat surface?
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I'm currently doing some testing with this "Micro Adjuster". This one is a removable insert for my Egg, and is 100% stainless. I'm looking into a limited run of narrower ones without the bevels on the ends. I think they might be a great adder to drum cookers.....
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Thanks Folks. After looking around a bit I think I'll just wind up fabbing something up. Thanks.

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www.kck.com has parts for building your own smoker

something like this?
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Send me the sizes and I could burn you a set. I think you are looking for a set like I made for my MINI build.
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I'm currently doing some testing with this "Micro Adjuster". This one is a removable insert for my Egg, and is 100% stainless. I'm looking into a limited run of narrower ones without the bevels on the ends. I think they might be a great adder to drum cookers.....
I may have to order some of those!
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I may have to order some of those!
I'll post updates on my site when everything comes together.
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