How do I stop my Weber kettle from blowing over?
If you don’t have a grill cover, place a couple of heavy sandbags across the grill’s crossbars to anchor it. This helps keep your grill from not only rolling or sliding but from tipping over as well. Anchoring the grill to a nearby structure is the best way to truly secure the grill in the face of high winds.
Can I use a Weber kettle as a fire pit?
Weber charcoal barbecue grills are famous for their distinctive globe shape, which you can adapt into a fire pit with a few household tools. Use the lower half for an in-ground fire pit, where friends and family can gather to relax, roast marshmallows or grill hot dogs on a stick.
Can I add an ash catcher to my Weber kettle?
So you have an old One-Touch kettle or One-Touch silver and want to add the One-Touch Gold ash catcher. It’s pretty simple and will only require a few parts and regular tools. New Style Ash Catcher Assembly part# 63093 for 22.5″ kettles and #63092 for 18.5″ kettle. Available directly from Amazon.
How can I tell what model Weber grill I have?
The serial number consists of one or two letters found on the lid damper, plus the bar code containing 5 or 6 numbers, under the control panel. Located on the rear panel. Also located in the upper right-hand corner of owner’s manual. Older units had a bar code underneath the stainless steel charbin cover.
What does a Flavorizer bar do?
Flavorizer Bars direct grease and drippings away from the burner tubes, as well as add flavor to your food. Drippings, marinades, and juices from the food being grilled will fall down onto the hot Flavorizer Bars.
Can you replace the lid of a Weber grill?
This is an authentic Weber replacement part. The lid assembly is designed by the manufacturer for use on grills. This part is made of metal, and is used to cover the grill and hold heat inside. You may require pliers when replacing this part.
How do you keep a grill lit when it’s windy?
When it is windy, it may be helpful to angle a gas grill so the wind is perpendicular to the flow of the gas through the burner tubes. Check through the match-light hole—which avoids any lid lifting—to ensure the flames haven’t gone out. If the burners should go out while in operation, turn all gas valves off.
How do you anchor a Weber grill?
How to Anchor Down an Outdoor Grill
- Wedge angled wooden blocks into the grill’s wheels to prevent any possible movement.
- Place one or two 10-pound sandbags evenly over the grill’s crossbars to anchor it.
- Tie the grill to a nearby structure that’s anchored, such as a deck or porch.