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Bob BQ

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"Modern" MT - Red!
« on: August 11, 2017, 04:05:12 PM »
Yep, I've got one!

Well... the legs and triangle to a modern MT, anyway.

LOVE the height on this... I think I've got a new daily cooker.

Need to shine up the ash pan, get the correct wheels, and get some handles. Do I go with zavod handles, or try to source some black Mastertouch ones?





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Travis

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2017, 04:17:09 PM »
Awesome! Congrats brother! My vote is wood handles.


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jdorn

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2017, 04:25:26 PM »
Zavod!!!

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SteveZ

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2017, 04:27:04 PM »
Wood!
1996 SS Black Performer, 1999 SS Red Performer, 2010 Brick Red Performer, 1997 Black 18inch, 2001 Blue 18 Gold, 1999 Red Master Touch, 2012 Black 26, 1970 MBH 26 Black(Fleetwood) with Rotisserie, Q200 (OLD), 2015 Red UDS Weberized, a couple of parts machines.

Lowbrass

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2017, 04:45:38 PM »
Very nice!



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Statesman, Burnt Orange Ranger, 1979 Weathered Warrior, 1982 D Code Yellow, 1991 N Code Hunter Green Economy Kettle, U-Line Lime Green SJ, 14" and 18" WSM

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nolch01

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2017, 05:04:20 PM »
Looking good.  I love the height of my newer MT.  Zavod wood MT handle on the bowl


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WNC

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2017, 06:36:21 PM »
Beautiful!
Gotta go wood


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kettlebb

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #7 on: August 11, 2017, 06:37:25 PM »
Zavod Ebony handles.


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Scott Zee

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2017, 09:50:10 AM »
Nice look Bob, love the tallboy. For handles, I've always liked a lighter wood on a redhead.  ymmv.   8)

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Neil_VT00

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #9 on: August 12, 2017, 11:35:19 AM »
Looks good Bob.  Where did you get the leg kit? How do the push button legs fit in the old sockets?


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Bob BQ

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Re: "Modern" MT - Red!
« Reply #10 on: August 12, 2017, 10:35:14 PM »
Looks good Bob.  Where did you get the leg kit? How do the push button legs fit in the old sockets?

The triangle came from @swamprb, along with a few other items. The legs were ordered from Weber. Got a lucky break and spoke with a rep who let me purchase them no questions asked. The legs are a nice tight fit with the sockets... I left the push buttons out.

I've been wanting to do this for quite awhile. Super stoked to finally have acquired all of the necessary components!


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BBQ:it's what's for dinner. Grails ISO: Red SJ & a Yachtsman (18" yellow).

“The real secret to the unique flavor of grilled food is not the fuel, but the drippings. As these complex chemicals combust, they coat the food with a panoply of aromatic and delicious compounds.”