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How much charcoal do you put in a Weber charcoal chimney?
In this case I would fill a Weber charcoal chimney completely full of charcoal. This will take about 90 briquettes of Kingsford Blue which is about 4.5 pounds worth of fuel. Use the chimney to light the charcoal and, once the coals are ashed over, spread them evenly across the charcoal grate. Keep the bottom and top air vents completely open.
What are the vent settings for a Weber charcoal grill?
Charcoal Amounts and Vent Settings for Weber Charcoal Kettle Grill. 1 Hot Coal: 5-6. 2 Fuel Supply: 100. 3 Time Until the Kettle Stabilizes: 20 – 30 minutes. 4 Approx. Cook Time: 5-6 hours. 5 Top Vent Setting: 1/8 to 1/4 open. 6 Bottom Vent Setting: 1/8 to 1/4 open. 7 Brand of Charcoal: Kingsford Original Briquettes.
How many coals do you need for a charcoal grill?
When working with charcoal, the basic rule is the more coal, the hotter your fire. You do not need much if you are just cooking easy stuff like burgers, dogs, brats. Maybe 15 鈥?20 coals will do the trick.
How big is a Weber grill?
It has a 14鈥?diameter making it large enough to cookout food for 2-4 people easily. It鈥檚 made to the high standards with durable materials Weber is known for. It weighs just 9 and a half pounds, so it鈥檚 a breeze to carry and backpack with. It uses coals, so no fiddly gas connections or running out of fuel suddenly.