web analytics
Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011 - Forno Bravo Forum: The Wood-Fired Oven Community

Announcement

Collapse

Photo Galleries are back! Instructions below.

Dear forum users,
Thank you for your patience with the Photo galleries. We've got your galleries online!
We have finished writing a custom script to migrate the PhotoPlog to vBulletin5’s albums.

Unfortunately V-Bulletin killed the "Photoplogs" in their software upgrade which was unforeseen and we're the first development group to have written a script for getting the galleries back... that said, it took some time to reverse engineer the code and get the albums to move over seamlessly!

Forum users will be able to access their “PhotoPlog” images through their user profile page by clicking on the “Media” tab.
They will also be able to browse other albums by going to the albums page. (On the forum site, there is a link in the black bar beside “Forums” to the albums.)

In order for users to create an album please follow the steps below.
1) Go to user profile page and click “Media”
2) Click Add Photos
3) Enter Photo Gallery Title in the first field
4) Click Upload or Select from Photo Album to add photos
5) Click Post
6) Once posted, the album will be created as a “Topic” on the albums page for the public to see. The topic title will be the “Photo Gallery Title” they created before uploading their photos.


To create this migration path we used vBulletin5’s default album structure. Unfortunately, it won’t work like the “PhotoPlog” but is an album/gallery component on the forum now.
See more
See less

Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

    In many of the southern california Home Depot store circulars they are advertising two 20lb bags of Kingsford Charcoal briquets (regular) for $7.97. That's 40 lbs for less than $8. Check homedepot.com for your zip code.

    John

  • #2
    Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

    I got 6 bags of the stuff for my Weber smoker, for around $50.

    Comment


    • #3
      Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

      Yep, that's a "smoking" deal....heh, heh, heh.

      Lowes has a similar deal this weekend too. Two for one price on the Kingsford 16lb bags.

      Lump charcoal leaves a lot less ash than briquettes so clean-up is easier. The trade-off is that it is hard to find at a comparable low price as the HD and Lowe's sale. Best price locally for lump is Costco and Sam's 40lbs for roughly $14.00.

      Cheers,
      Bob

      Here is the link to my oven number 1 construction photos!

      Here is the link to my oven number 2 construction photos!

      Comment


      • #4
        Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

        The Lowes deal is good, but you end up with 8 fewer pounds for the same money.

        I like to grill with lump, but for slow cooking in my smoker where cleanup is less of a problem, I'm blue bag K all the way.

        ...That should be their slogan!

        Stan

        Comment


        • #5
          Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

          Did kingsford change there formulation recently? We bought from home depot and the bag said "new improved formula" or some such thing, and both the wife and I noticed a distinct lighter fluid taste despite the fact it wasn't matchlight, and we don't use fluid. Really hoping it was just a bad bag, as that is all that is available around here.
          Patrick

          "It is never to late for a happy childhood"
          -Robin Williams

          Comment


          • #6
            Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

            Patrick,

            I know they changed it by 2010 for a Clorox-wide green initiative. I've never noticed a ligher fluid taste though. I know they smoke like crazy while initially igniting (I'm fairly sure it's the sawdust), but I've never noticed any weird chemical smells or tastes, despite those things being railed at K from time to time. Definitely no petrochemicals, as there aren't any in the briqs.

            I will say that when they get hot they're flavor-neutral to me. And I don't get bent out of shape about additives either. After seeing (in my WFO) the temperatures necessary to burn up K additives, I know there's just no way my grill is ever getting that hot.

            Stan

            Comment


            • #7
              Re: Home Depot Sale on Kingsford Charcoal 6/30/2011

              For those of us in the Phoenix Metro area, you can always find lump mesquite at Food City for about $14 per 40 lb bag! now that is a smokin deal

              CW
              Jen-Aire 5 burner propane grill/Char Broil Smoker

              Follow my build Chris' WFO

              Comment

              Working...
              X