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Old 12-18-2010, 05:30 PM   #1
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I had this grill for a few years- I hated that it never got hot enough so...
Took off regulator and added a 10PSI adjustable regulator and drilled out the gas orifice. No problem with heat now!

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Old 12-18-2010, 05:34 PM   #2
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Hold my beer and watch this...
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Old 12-18-2010, 05:49 PM   #3
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I used to have one of those overpriced table models, I will agree, it didn't put out that much heat. Wished I saw this before getting rid of it.
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Old 12-18-2010, 07:51 PM   #4
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I'd just call it "The Billy Mod"...
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Old 12-18-2010, 08:09 PM   #5
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Get a leaf blower and start a foundry.
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Old 12-18-2010, 09:48 PM   #6
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That sucker is ready for some high heat grilling now!
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Old 08-18-2013, 03:14 PM   #7
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Nice. I just picked up the 200 and will do this. Thanks.
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Old 08-18-2013, 05:02 PM   #8
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That's cool.
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Old 08-18-2013, 05:10 PM   #9
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i hope you don't cook on it that way. hows the paint holding up ?
and the body ? and the plastic legs ? they will melt at that kind of temps.
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Old 04-10-2014, 05:01 PM   #10
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I Did the adjustable regulator also. What a a difference, no problem with whatever heat I need!!
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Old 04-10-2014, 06:10 PM   #11
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how much did you drill the orifice? i'm gonna look into not doing this.
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Old 04-11-2014, 09:28 AM   #12
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Mine cooks the odd burger and brat just fine. What does it not get hot enough for you to do?
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Old 04-05-2016, 10:27 PM   #13
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Are you talking about drilling out the gas holes? What size did you use? That's definitely a turbo charged grill now! Where can I get the regulator? I know... This thread is super old but any input is appreciated!
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