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Old 04-10-2022, 12:56 AM
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Default Weber 18" Kettle Mod

I got bored with standard Weber kettles so I decided to mod an 18" Weber kettle grill. The legs, leg bracing, axle, grill grate, and charcoal grate have all been upgraded to stainless steel. I then added the Weber stainless steel ash dump and thermometer. The oversized orange wheels even have ball bearing hubs. I know it's ridiculous, but it was fun to build and it works great! Plus it's in Oregon Stage University colors, the real OSU!!! Here's a picture from when I finished the build.







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Old 04-10-2022, 09:27 AM
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Nice Job! You Hot-Rodded it superbly well.

Now, what are you going to grill on it?
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Old 04-10-2022, 10:39 AM
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Oh man, now I have kettle-grill envy!
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Old 04-10-2022, 10:42 AM
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Very nicely done! What is its 0-60 time?
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Nice job! I had a few Webers over the years. 18” 21” and than a Performer. I always loved the flavor of the food you got from charcoal. I even had an extension ring and rotisserie and would cook whole turkeys for Thanksgiving on them. Unfortunately, I caved and went propane due to the convenience. Enjoy.
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Thanks! It was a fun build. I already cooked a couple of rib-eye steaks on it and they were amazing!
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