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    Holy Grail for grill collectors?

    Ok so I’ve been wondering about this for a long time. Is there a grill equivalent to Superman comic #1? Many hobbies seem to have one or two brands, or models or whatever that are like finding the holy grail. For example, if you are in to collecting BMX bikes, a Redline Square Back is generally considered to be the collectors holy grail of BMX bikes, i.e.rare, old, first of its kind, etc.

    Is there a grill version of such a thing?

    #2
    I’d assume a early Weber, PK, or Hasty Bake from Year 1.

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      #3
      Great point for pondering. I have little clue but I am intrigued. I know the 50s Webers & PK Grills are popular for being early originals, but I've never given a lot of thought beyond that. I will enjoy following this one.

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        #4
        I’d love to have one of the early OKJ’s that Joe hand numbered.

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          #5
          You find this stuff on eBay right? Or is there a secret grill collector site that we need to drool over?

          I am creating a list of eBay searches now….

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            #6
            I’d like one of the modified Weber Ranch kettles from the Weber restaurant that recently closed down. They look over built and have some bitter sweet history to boot.
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            • Jfrosty27
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              +1 on that. 👆

            • Joey877
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              Yeah, count me in on one of these.

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            Hmmm…Any idea what happened to them?

            The Weber Ranch kettles from the restaurant, that is.

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