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DrewZ

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Glen Blue Find
« on: April 15, 2018, 03:44:11 PM »
Since I knew I would be headed out to PA for opening day of trout season on Saturday, I decided to switch up my usual search radius and nearly wet myself when I saw this picture on offerup:



After several gutwrenching hours of waiting to hear from the seller, he finally responded at about 3:00, so off I went.  I'm happy to say, the grill looked better in person than in the ad.  The lid has been abused, but the bowl is in fantastic shape.  The leg sockets are solid.  All of the bowl vents work--and even have all of the little stop tabs.  It came with the grates and charcoal rails, but not the ash pan.  The legs were held in place with through bolts.  I spent most of today cleaning her up.  Here it is on temporary legs while I work on the real legs and triangle. 



The bowl cleaned up real nice and revealed some massive glen blue overspray. 





Some before and after pics:







More work to be done, but we're off to a good start.
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cumminfourya

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2018, 03:52:06 PM »
Nice find. Clean up is looking great!!!


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Kneab

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2018, 04:04:56 PM »
That looks great Drew.
Someday I hope to find a Glen blue myself.
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jdorn

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2018, 04:07:20 PM »
Congrats! This gives me hope of finding one in the wild!

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Mr.CPHo

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #4 on: April 15, 2018, 04:07:35 PM »
Very sweet score! Congrats!


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JDD

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #5 on: April 15, 2018, 04:44:42 PM »
Congratulations.
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mdb240

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #6 on: April 15, 2018, 04:51:11 PM »
@DrewZ what part of PA does you find that in?

Mike in Roseville

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #7 on: April 15, 2018, 04:55:06 PM »
Great job Drew!
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DrewZ

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2018, 05:08:20 PM »
@DrewZ what part of PA does you find that in?

Allentown
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cfwiebe

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #9 on: April 15, 2018, 05:15:42 PM »
Thatís awesome! Congrats!


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CatskillSmoker

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #10 on: April 15, 2018, 05:20:48 PM »
Grate score for a grate Fella. Drew goes above and beyond for others.
Kettle Karma came right back to you brother. Congrats.
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Schaefd2

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #11 on: April 15, 2018, 05:26:11 PM »
Congratulations man! Iím heading to Clarion this weekend. Maybe Iíll come across something cool


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JEBIV

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #12 on: April 15, 2018, 05:33:40 PM »
Wow

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Rub

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #13 on: April 15, 2018, 05:46:32 PM »
Awesome Wood Dale Glenn Blue, congrats!!
Great clean up too.
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WNC

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Re: Glen Blue Find
« Reply #14 on: April 15, 2018, 05:51:27 PM »
Wow, congratulations!
Lucky day for sure


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