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Raindog

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The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« on: February 11, 2019, 01:53:53 PM »
Found this in local thrift store. Not a Weber but still pretty cool. Patent applied for in 1958. Will christen with my old school 22 Weber rotisserie.


Mr.CPHo

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2019, 02:19:55 PM »
That looks like a really fun accessory to use! 


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jmike314

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2019, 05:44:16 PM »
That’s pretty cool. I wonder if it works well.


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Lowbrass

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2019, 06:16:16 PM »
That is cool!  Post pics when you use it!
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JEBIV

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #4 on: February 12, 2019, 02:23:21 AM »
That will be a nice accessory to use
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jimz

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2019, 03:34:37 AM »
Pretty cool and it looks like you can fit quite a bit in there. Post pics!


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Mike in Roseville

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #6 on: February 12, 2019, 05:25:12 AM »
Sweet score! Even though it's vintage, it looks just like the baskets you can still get from OneGrill. That old Big Boy Basket is going to be fun to use! Congrats!
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PotsieWeber

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #7 on: February 12, 2019, 06:58:08 AM »
I found a brand new round basket that was from the 60s or early 70s (don't remember which).
It also just has a card inside like yours & the card has a pre-printed price on it, no other packaging.  Thought that was interesting.
  I haven't used it & wound up getting a used rectangular one a bit like yours when buying a grill & rotisserie, so I might just bring the round one along to a meetup one day, just to see if I can get anything that I'd be more likely to use.  Unless, of course, I get around to trying the rectangular one & like it.
regards,
Hal

Mark Schnell

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Re: The New, Easy "Basket-Way" to Barbecue
« Reply #8 on: February 15, 2019, 03:57:49 AM »
You know that's old when the paper inside says, Frankfurters or "Hot Dogs", as if that name was new. :-)