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Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by Hovannes » Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:31 pm

I guess they don't make Char Broils like they used to. Something broke on the maiden voyage and it's been having a hard time of it ever since.
I admit I'm hard on the equipment as I grill almost every night we have something grill-able.
There is something about fire.

Anyway I need a replacement as the Char Broil, or what was left of it, left with the neighborhood pick up.
I'm considering this Nexgrill.
https://www.homedepot.com/p/Nexgrill-Ca ... -810-0025/
or another Char Briol
https://www.lowes.com/pd/Char-Broil-Ame ... 1000503017
My reservation is that the cast iron grates are porcelain coated and I've never cooked on porcelain coated cast iron before.
Your thoughts? Cautions? Suggestions?
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Re: Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by JimVH » Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:34 pm

Hovannes wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:31 pm
I admit I'm hard on the equipment...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwGrC0KicSo

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Re: Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by sweetandsour » Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:32 am

Old Smokey charcoal grill.

https://www.academy.com/webapp/wcs/stor ... gK8l_D_BwE

Over the past 40 years this is all I've used, and I'm still on my 3rd one. It gets carried on hunting, camping, and both fresh and saltwater fishing trips. I've burned store bought charcoal, and I've burned all sorts of wood in it. And it also serves as a fire pit when grandkids want a campfire for smores, etc. Ashes are easily dumped into the garden or compost pile. And when the Smokey finally bites the dust and becomes unusable it gets buried into the compost pile or garden, itself.
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Re: Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by tuttle » Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:00 am

Get a Pit Barrel Cooker. It doubles as a charcoal grill and a smoker!
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Re: Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by GaryInVA » Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:07 am

JimVH wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:34 pm
Hovannes wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:31 pm
I admit I'm hard on the equipment...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwGrC0KicSo
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Re: Need a replacement charcoal grill

Post by Hovannes » Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:14 am

JimVH wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:34 pm
Hovannes wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:31 pm
I admit I'm hard on the equipment...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwGrC0KicSo
:D
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