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How do you clean ur grates?

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  • Juddlight
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    • Jul 2015
    • 184
    • Mid michigan

    How do you clean ur grates?

    This is how i do it
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  • BigBear
    Former Member
    • Sep 2015
    • 657
    • Dallas-Ft. Worth

    #2
    Is this method using the fire or the dog?

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    • Powersmoke_80
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      Have the dog lick it clean first then burn it off
  • Steve R.
    Club Member
    • Jul 2016
    • 2505
    • Elizabethtown, KY
    • Current line-up of cookers: Weber 26" kettle w/ SnS and BBQ Guru adapter; Weber Smokey Mountain 22" w/ Guru adapter.

    #3
    My smoker has expanded metal grates and I just pressure wash without soap. The Weber kettle grates are usually a job for SOS pads, depending on how dirty they get.

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    • Fine Swine
      Former Member
      • Apr 2015
      • 192
      • Davidsonville, MD

      #4
      Best way that I have seen is when cooking pizza. Pretty much like setting an electric oven in the cleaning mode.

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      • Juddlight
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        You cremated it off lol
    • Medusa
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      • Sep 2014
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      • For those who are about to Cook - WE SALUTE YOU!

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      #5
      Sometimes I throw the kettle grate on the gasser, heat it up high, put on the welding gloves and use the brush. Other times water and brillo pad on the truck tailgate. Used to goto town with the brush on the SS grates on the gasser, but now GrillGrates live on top of them. Had no fear using the drill and wire brush on the gasser's SS grates, though.

      After 1st year owning GrillGrates, got GrillGrates cleaning kit. Like the brush, groover pad, and grill wipes. Will keep using grill wipes as I do most cooking on the griddle side of the GG's. Great products!

      GrillGrates ... "don't leave home without them"

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      • Atalanta
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        • Jul 2016
        • 431
        • Barnsley's Ford
        • Grills: 22" Weber (wood handles) (another Weber on the way), Lodge Sportsman "hibachi"
          Smoker: None yet, part of why I joined
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        #6
        On the black kettle, we get the grate hot and then scrape it. Will probably do similar with the Blue when I have it up and running.

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        • BGWolf
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          • Jul 2014
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          • Central Pennsylvania
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            Rubs: Memphis Dust, Mrs. O'Leary's Cow Crust, Dalmatian Rub
            Sauces: Adam Perry Lang BBQ Sauce, Alabama White Sauce

          #7
          Definitely not with a metal brush! http://www.littlethings.com/bbq-brus...ampaign=health! Lately I've been using one of the wooden scrapers and one of the metal bars with a notch in the end (I forget what the brand names are).

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