ignition!

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Postby spudproof » Mon Feb 05, 2007 3:44 pm

hello! i have see a bit many questions about: what is the best ignition for a newbe? if you know what i mean! so cant you just post ignition ways on this topic?

( delete this if its stupid:x )
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Postby FLONE » Mon Feb 05, 2007 4:37 pm

From the start I've used the BBQ igniter. Of the 6 or 7 I've bought only one has been unreliable. So far I've only used dual sparks. If I do my part on the amount of fuel, it goes bang every time.
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Postby Mr.Plow » Mon Feb 05, 2007 6:09 pm

the absolute most newbie-friendly ignition system is a $3 flint-type lantern ignitor. They're super easy to install, and they produce a shower of sparks which will ignite many poor mixes that a piezo would not.
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Postby TurboSuper » Mon Feb 05, 2007 6:37 pm

My favourite is an electric BBQ sparker. You get a big red button and a continuous spark.
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Postby spudproof » Wed Feb 07, 2007 11:59 am

some more?!
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Postby jasonsmithmyer » Thu Feb 08, 2007 12:38 pm

turbosuper

where do you recommend to find these electric BBQ sparkers. I have seen them and know what you mean, but I have been unable to find them.

Thanks
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Postby TurboSuper » Thu Feb 08, 2007 8:17 pm

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[br]turbosuper

where do you recommend to find these electric BBQ sparkers. I have seen them and know what you mean, but I have been unable to find them.

Thanks
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I found mine at the hardware store, right next to the Piezo variety.
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Postby Mr.Plow » Thu Feb 08, 2007 8:59 pm

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where do you recommend to find these electric BBQ sparkers. I have seen them and know what you mean, but I have been unable to find them.<hr height="1" noshade id="quote"></font id="quote"></blockquote id="quote">
Finding them locally is iffy. I've seen them on occasion at Home Depots, but I wouldn't count on it. You can always go on eBay, of course. For example:

<a href="http://cgi.ebay.com/Outdoor-gas-grill-Electronic-Spark-Igniter-NEW_W0QQitemZ290053370687QQcmdZViewItem">Outdoor gas grill Electronic Spark Igniter </a>
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