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Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 01, 2018, 08:11:07 AM
How many 18" grills can we keep out of the dump & scrap pile in 2018?


I'm trying to rescue this one today.


(https://i.imgur.com/rYaTjh7.jpg)


https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/zip/d/grill-patio-set-gone/6443140805.html





Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Travis on January 01, 2018, 10:25:59 AM
Good luck!


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: hawgheaven on January 01, 2018, 10:49:48 AM
^^ What he said... Good luck!! I love 18's ^^ So glad I kept mine!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on January 01, 2018, 11:34:39 AM
How many 18" grills can we keep out of the dump & scrap pile in 2018?

Outstanding quest for 2018 !!  Appropriately, this should be the year of the 18" kettle I'm in !!  :D

Good luck, HFG.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: robs2 on January 01, 2018, 03:10:52 PM
When it comes to 18s vs 22s, which tends to be the "choice" for most people?


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Dc_smoke309 on January 01, 2018, 03:13:12 PM
I prefer 22s.  I do have a vintage 18 . Maybe Im just more used to cooking on 22s and know what to expect . Even though I know you can do anything with both .


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Darko on January 01, 2018, 04:41:07 PM
When it comes to 18s vs 22s, which tends to be the "choice" for most people?


Holy Grails: anything 1970
Most would prefer the 22" grills. But myself, I'm really starting to like the 18".  It's a perfect size for my wife & myself. Having said that, I have 16 Smokey Joes, 8 22"'s, and 4 18's  so far.  What do I know? Looking to get another 18" and 2 more 22's shortly.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Filibuster on January 01, 2018, 04:55:31 PM
Did my share, saved four of the five 18's I have in 2017. Only colored grills are on my list.

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Seth1025 on January 01, 2018, 05:03:25 PM
I will adopt a C code 18 if anyone finds one!


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: johnny 2 shack on January 01, 2018, 06:40:49 PM
18's are our main cookers , just 2 of us . very economical little cookers only beaten by my jumbo joe which i find does a slightly better job at searing steaks and chops .
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 02, 2018, 10:32:51 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/7MY3ruJ.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: bigssa on January 02, 2018, 10:36:51 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/7MY3ruJ.jpg)
It looks like your dog has a childs hand in its mouth.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: johnny 2 shack on January 02, 2018, 10:37:38 AM
every dog always remembers it's first weber ! lol
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: johnny 2 shack on January 02, 2018, 10:38:23 AM
looks like he's cleaned the grill already
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: johnny 2 shack on January 02, 2018, 10:47:35 AM
omg that does look like a childs hand lol , never get between a shepard and it's weber !
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: hawgheaven on January 02, 2018, 10:52:50 AM
Looks to be in decent shape! That's gonna be real purdy when it's all cleaned up! What code is it?
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 02, 2018, 11:23:45 AM
It is in great shape. Its AA, I was hoping it was a DD...

A grill is a grill is a grill...but a Weber grill is a real grill.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on January 02, 2018, 12:05:51 PM
Nice [emoji41][emoji106]🏾[emoji106]🏾


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Neil_VT00 on January 04, 2018, 05:47:35 AM
A grill is a grill is a grill...but a Weber grill is a real grill.
Hah, another solid quote from @Hell Fire Grill :)

Here's my 18" rescue.  It was saved from it's rusty demise in someone's backyard.
(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/03/00303_cTiL5G5DzNA_1200x900.md.jpg)

Who else has been saving 18s lately?

Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Firemunkee on January 04, 2018, 08:51:39 AM
A grill is a grill is a grill...but a Weber grill is a real grill.
Hah, another solid quote from @Hell Fire Grill :)

Here's my 18" rescue.  It was saved from it's rusty demise in someone's backyard.
(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/03/00303_cTiL5G5DzNA_1200x900.md.jpg)

Who else has been saving 18s lately?

I saw this posted the other day. I'm glad someone on WKC got it!!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: racedvl on January 04, 2018, 04:55:37 PM
I saved this 18" one month ago today....  was a true save,  grabbed it off the curb.  But it happened in 2017.... (https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180105/7ba6dacbb35b2474b8b6cece7a832856.jpg)(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180105/26333e534007920d4e66dae8943d6ad3.jpg)

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on January 09, 2018, 04:32:04 PM

I just grabbed this tonight.  The first of many 18" rescues (I hope) for 2018.  I have a few projects in mind .
Have to send out a thank you to @greenweb , as he was the one who contacted the seller and passed it over to me.


(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/09/IMG_8675.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/09/IMG_8678.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 09, 2018, 07:00:48 PM
Great team work @greenweb & @MacEggs!

I'd be glad to have any of those junkers in my personal junk pile...especially the woodys.

Every grillfella should have an 18 in his line up.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 13, 2018, 04:49:30 PM
SAVED from the scraper!!

(https://i.imgur.com/3vZqEwr.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Chillin82 on January 13, 2018, 06:07:14 PM
I just picked up my first 18 which just happens to be my second Weber ever... I dont think its anything crazy but at least its a little different its a blue bud light edition

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Rub on January 14, 2018, 08:19:34 AM
(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/14/B3F3A47B-EC75-4237-8D49-761498651F74.md.jpg) (http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/image/fJr)
Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on January 17, 2018, 08:09:34 PM
(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180118/056b78937099726419d5307491c9d94c.jpg)(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180118/19669d68887ff85291f29f9e7e7b4bb9.jpg)

First 18 for 2018


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Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on January 20, 2018, 02:25:27 AM
(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180120/a3bcd820cc26fb790fcf2485b914fadb.jpg)
Second 18 for 2018.


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Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: kettlebb on January 25, 2018, 08:00:13 AM
Thanks to @addicted-to-smoke for being a super agent we rescued this DA code Outrider and it's now in Columbus, Ohio.

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/25/DR_Outrider.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: addicted-to-smoke on January 25, 2018, 09:54:21 AM
Hey! Glad it worked out. Seemed pretty darn solid and I bet it'll cleanup with minimal effort. Congrats!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: RemoGaggi on January 25, 2018, 10:09:52 AM
I rescued this one for free a couple days ago.  It's in perfect condition but for a few dings in the lid from being dropped. 

Here it is when I got it home:
(https://s5.postimg.org/8z8ghk29z/IMG_20180123_164103893.jpg) (https://postimg.org/image/ar1fcglmr/)

And now cleaned up:
(https://s5.postimg.org/lh74ygexj/IMG_20180125_103429735.jpg) (https://postimg.org/image/xvtwys6fn/)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: LiquidOcelot on January 25, 2018, 02:22:36 PM
I just picked up my first 18 which just happens to be my second Weber ever... I dont think its anything crazy but at least its a little different its a blue bud light edition
That's a very awesome grill. Who doesn't like a little beer with their carne asada

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on January 27, 2018, 11:04:45 AM

I had the pleasure again of meeting up with @greenweb today.  A real stand-up dude, I must say.

He knows about some projects that I have regarding 18" kettles.  So, he kindly donated an economy 18 for the cause.  Awesome!
Plus a six-pack of Muskoka craft beer . Even more awesome!  Thanks, buddy.  :D 8)

Didn't have to rescue this one . That was EZ ! :o ::)


(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8693.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8694.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8695.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: greenweb on January 27, 2018, 03:09:26 PM
@MacEggs - always a pleasure meeting up with you. Glad to be a help in your 18" mission this year 2018. I can't wait for year 2022.

What you send along for me to take today deserves its own thread. When I get a chance, I will post some pics. Much appreciate your thoughtfulness and generosity.  Thanks!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: chiku18 on January 30, 2018, 02:11:35 PM
Rescued a JJ couple of days back, after I saw @Rub find. Thank you to @noles2g for agenting this one

Original
(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180130/6d9bc0b3e7504aba563e8dd0a5f5b6e6.jpg)

Few minutes of Cleaning

(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180130/f1ddc0c0a7b4691581df415618a95c71.jpg)

(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180130/8d6da1163c56dde623d00c28493dfd98.jpg)




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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 31, 2018, 05:34:26 AM
Heres another FREE grill I picked up last week, and forgot to post...well i thought I did but didn't, i must have missed the button.

(https://i.imgur.com/o1Sjd8f.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on January 31, 2018, 06:16:28 AM
[emoji41][emoji106]🏾[emoji106]🏾


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on February 10, 2018, 02:15:41 PM
The Portland boys are getting slow, this one was up for 11 days before I rescued it.

(https://i.imgur.com/fAwUMQd.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: LiquidOcelot on February 10, 2018, 06:46:04 PM
The Portland boys are getting slow, this one was up for 11 days before I rescued it.

(https://i.imgur.com/fAwUMQd.jpg)
Purdyful red 18s almost never pop up in my area. Shit 18s in general are few and far between

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Larry The BBQ Guy on February 10, 2018, 07:35:14 PM
Looks rescue-able to me. Good luck.
Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on February 10, 2018, 11:30:31 PM
Red 18s dont come by too often. Grate Rescue [emoji41][emoji106]🏾[emoji106]🏾


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on February 11, 2018, 06:47:46 AM

Nicely done, HFG!  A red economy 18" Don't see those around much

I see you got your tried and tested beerd product posing with it Very nice.  :D :D
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on February 11, 2018, 03:35:37 PM
Rsqd one & killed the other
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on April 11, 2018, 11:58:06 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/PzmTMw6.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: LiquidOcelot on April 11, 2018, 01:02:36 PM
Rescued this fella today. Bowl is beyond repair but its legacy will live on in its parts

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Cellar2ful on April 11, 2018, 02:08:28 PM

This is a blue 18" I picked up a couple of weeks ago.  It was listed for $20 on CL.  Once I got to the sellers house, found the bowl to be totally roached out.  Holes everywhere.  Leg sockets holes,   grate strap holes and holes for no reason. Pointed all the holes out and started to leave.  Seller felt so bad, he told me to take it for free as I might be able to use some parts off of it.  Getting it home, I found the each leg socket had only one tab still attached to the bowl. Mainly the triangle assembly is what kept it all together.  Once I took the wheels off, all the legs collapsed. The legs, triangle and wheels are going to @jdorn for his project yellow, the bowl will end up being a succulent planter and the lid will become a custom pizza lid (inspired by @dazzo ).

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/04/09/DSC06003.md.jpg)
Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Travis on April 11, 2018, 02:29:43 PM
My first 18 rescue from a Couple years back.

(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180411/578828aac447b5115425740c821e3219.jpg)

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on May 02, 2018, 09:43:25 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/4rIaI6V.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on May 14, 2018, 09:20:05 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/HzC5lID.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on May 14, 2018, 09:29:36 AM
B code rescue yesterday [emoji41][emoji106]🏾[emoji106]🏾


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: biddyK on May 16, 2018, 07:10:03 PM
Grabbed this K code tonight. My first redhead and first 18". Lots of rim rash, and three quarter + sized rusty spots but it is solid and I was happy to get it for $15.(https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180517/4f9dc98a8d8e9ba0edc00621516534df.jpg)

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on May 27, 2018, 05:10:30 PM

I just grabbed this 2 hours ago.  AD vent code.
The closest rescue ever for me . Less than 3 miles away!
Included a cover.


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Grillagin on June 17, 2018, 05:57:53 PM
I picked up this one at the landfill reuse area.

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: BK1978 on June 19, 2018, 12:55:02 PM
I bought myself this one on fathers day

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MDiBar on June 19, 2018, 01:14:15 PM

I had the pleasure again of meeting up with @greenweb today.  A real stand-up dude, I must say.

He knows about some projects that I have regarding 18" kettles.  So, he kindly donated an economy 18 for the cause.  Awesome!
Plus a six-pack of Muskoka craft beer . Even more awesome!  Thanks, buddy.  :D 8)

Didn't have to rescue this one . That was EZ ! :o ::)

Love Muskoka Brewery!

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8693.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8694.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/01/27/IMG_8695.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Mr.CPHo on June 19, 2018, 02:01:19 PM

I bought myself this one on fathers day

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Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: DellJones on June 19, 2018, 03:27:18 PM
This was a EZ decision


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: BK1978 on June 20, 2018, 08:22:03 AM

I bought myself this one on fathers day

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on June 20, 2018, 08:00:39 PM
(https://i.imgur.com/cXiJS0b.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on June 21, 2018, 06:02:24 PM
(https://i.imgur.com/t3I9EKH.jpg)

(https://i.imgur.com/uGkBKbQ.jpg)

(https://i.imgur.com/sEEBWIb.jpg)

Still cookin!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: HoosierKettle on June 21, 2018, 06:16:20 PM

(https://i.imgur.com/t3I9EKH.jpg)

(https://i.imgur.com/uGkBKbQ.jpg)

(https://i.imgur.com/sEEBWIb.jpg)

Still cookin!

Excellent looking Cook.


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on June 23, 2018, 08:11:08 PM

2018 is the year of the 18" kettle !!  That is pretty much all that I am searching for this year.

Well, this one is epic, IMO. At least here in Canada.
100% of the credit goes to @greenweb for this rescue.
I sent him the link for the ad, and let him do the rest.  He did not disappoint.

If he chose to keep this, I would have been completely fine with that.
However, he is well aware of my quest for 18 in 18 ... We did the exchange today.

This beauty has been used and abused, but in fine Weber kettle fashion ... Still has many, many years of life left in her.


(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/06/23/image1.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/06/23/IMG_0926.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/06/23/IMG_0929.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/06/23/IMG_0928.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: greenweb on June 23, 2018, 09:11:03 PM
^^^

Mission accomplished! Looking forward to how this baby turns out after you are done with it.
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on July 08, 2018, 05:46:38 AM

Made two, very worth-while stops yesterday ....


(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/07/08/IMG_1056.jpg)

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/07/08/IMG_1057.jpg)

Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: db130 on July 08, 2018, 11:43:42 AM
Here's the "before" pic of a DZ last month:

(https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1829/42104771574_e297920643_b.jpg)

I did a quick cleanup and added a thermostat from a mid 2000s Genesis Silver A that I parted out a while back:

(https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1804/41723406200_51ec08b155_b.jpg)

Since it didn't come with the ash pan, I upgraded to the ash catcher style instead. 

(https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/859/42814689774_57da58e50b_b.jpg)

Added an aftermarket stainless grate:

(https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/840/42814689784_024080f076_b.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: glrasmussen on July 23, 2018, 04:49:04 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/szQkUK3l.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on July 28, 2018, 06:05:42 AM
(https://i.imgur.com/OI5Lynm.jpg)
Title: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Mike in Roseville on July 28, 2018, 08:39:55 AM
My brother told his landlord he was going to leave a kettle at his old place for the next tenant. I made sure he left a rusted out econo kettle and he kept this little beauty. Oddly enough, its his birth year.




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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: LiquidOcelot on August 25, 2018, 04:32:56 AM
Its bad but i saved it from a scrap metal listing on craigslist

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: greenweb on August 25, 2018, 05:14:41 AM
Another never seen here in Canada 18" kettle rescue.  To bad it was so far away and no one wanted it. After being listed for 7 weeks, I had to save this legless kettle.

(http://pics.weberkettleclub.com/images/2018/08/18/rsz_120180814_174718.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Grillagin on August 29, 2018, 08:28:40 PM
Another freebie.  RRR in progress.

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on September 09, 2018, 11:09:24 AM
"C" The one The only.
(https://i.imgur.com/O3pYehJ.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Mr.CPHo on November 04, 2018, 06:25:00 AM
Resqued this DD 18 OTG yesterday.  Im kind of digging the silicon grommet in the bowl, but the absurdly large thermo has got to go!


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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: 1911Ron on November 04, 2018, 01:00:32 PM
I rescued a few 18s, This OTG Blue was the saddest, the backside handle was melted/warped the inside was trashed had to replace both grates and the lid vent is loose i just need to drill out the rivet and replace it. This was the first true OTG that i had seen in the wild
(https://i.imgur.com/QcBpxZql.jpg)
(https://i.imgur.com/6ZNmKR9l.jpg)
Most hard won is this thumbscrew Redhead, from the time i sent a text and agreement was reached the owner received numerous emails to buy it and ship it for more than double what it was advertised for.
(https://i.imgur.com/1Apzv7fl.jpg)
And the twins, i added the OTG ash pans as i like them much better.
(https://i.imgur.com/AaE958el.jpg)
18s are very versatile when you add a third grate and for some reason the pictures i had on Photobucket are screwed up :( because  they showed everything loaded up!
(https://i.imgur.com/qA5Adzpl.jpg)
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: eevilweevil on November 08, 2018, 04:53:16 PM
Here is my first 18",and my first Red Head! It was a 3 hour round trip, but I couldn't say no! From what I can tell, it's a '75 or' 76.  Lots of chips and some rust on the bowl, but I'm planning on tackling that this weekend. I have been wanting a red head and a mbh for a while, and this covers both! Quick question, what does everyone put on the rust spots? I'm going to wire wheel them clean, but do I just rub it with canola oil?

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: fat-boy on November 08, 2018, 05:55:19 PM
Rescuing this guy tomorrow!

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Hell Fire Grill on January 01, 2019, 06:50:48 AM
Rescue Mission "18" was a success we all rescued 46 18 inch grills in one year.

I want to thank everyone that posted their rescues here, especially @MacEggs & @greenweb for their team work on multiple rescues.

@Neil_VT00
@racedvl
@MacEggs
@Chillin82
@Rub
@DellJones
@kettlebb
@RemoGaggi
@chiku18
@LiquidOcelot
@Cellar2ful
@Travis
@biddyK
@Grillagin
@BK1978
@db130
@glrasmussen
@Mike in Roseville
@greenweb
@1911Ron
@eevilweevil
@fat-boy

All the plastic handled grills I rescued, except for one, have been either re-purposed, $old, or modified and given to other people.

Have a great 2019!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: lunchman on January 01, 2019, 07:40:41 AM
To add to the list, this 18 was rescued from my neighbor's trash, I had posted the rescue in a separate thread. It cleaned up nicely. I added a Craycort grate, SnS, tool rack and made the custom handles for it. It's a fun grill to cook on.

(http://i93.photobucket.com/albums/l50/lunchman77/Grilling/20180920_130052_zpsimr38tqs.jpg) (http://s93.photobucket.com/user/lunchman77/media/Grilling/20180920_130052_zpsimr38tqs.jpg.html)

-lunchman

Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: MacEggs on January 01, 2019, 08:44:50 AM

Thanks, HFG, for the mention!  And, thanks to everyone who participated in RM18.

@Hell Fire Grill spearheaded this mission, then proceeded to lead the charge! 
Quite something to watch, and truly inspiring.

The teamwork that takes place on this site is also truly inspiring. Thank you!
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: greenweb on January 01, 2019, 09:15:42 AM

Thanks, HFG, for the mention!  And, thanks to everyone who participated in RM18.

@Hell Fire Grill spearheaded this mission, then proceeded to lead the charge! 
Quite something to watch, and truly inspiring.

The teamwork that takes place on this site is also truly inspiring. Thank you!

+1

Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Firemunkee on January 01, 2019, 05:46:20 PM
I apparently forgot to post my 18 here that I picked up in March

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Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Grillagin on January 01, 2019, 06:14:05 PM
At this time last year I had no 18s.  Now, I have 8, I think.  The only ones I consider rescues were those I posted here, from the "landfill".
Title: Re: Rescue Mission "18"
Post by: Red_5_Wrangler on January 02, 2019, 04:12:08 PM
I hadn't made it to this post but unknowingly participated.

One early 70s 2 late 70s and one ez. The wood handles ones held up nicely.

I also picked up a new one during season end for $18 opened box but complete.

All in all I spent $5 for one of the pre codes plus the $18 on the new one so $23 for 5 18"ers