Originally Posted by cbyerspace
I don't even bother fliping them anymore... I just set it on the the bowl with a windcover and walk away for about 4-5 mins and then start smoking... I ussually never have any issues..
I do get that 'black' on the bottom on the coals but they still remain very hot. At most, I'll knock some of the black off when I go ash the coals in my tray then replace them on top of the bowl.