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Art Of Junking
Repair Studio

Learn These Repair Techniques That Have Been Developed And Used
For Repairing Barbeque Pits And Smokers

Rusted bottoms or other areas If too much is rusted there's no viable repair

Otherwise repair with sheet metal stock and screws

Or just sand down and paint with spray can paint

Dirty pits Scrape, clean pit and wire brush the grills
Missing grills Replace with replacement grills
Broken legs Repair with metal stock, flat, tube or brackets

Hack saw off uneven leg ends

Loose legs or loose or missing handles Tighten up screws

Make replacement handles from stock

Small holes in pit Use Liquid Nails to seal

Use sheet metal pieces to seal, attach with Liquid Nails

Air vents stuck or broken Use WD-40 to free up

Remove broken vents, and use as is without them

Poor appearance Touch up or repaint with spray can paint

No need to use expensive heat resistant paint

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