Re: what is your opinion of the coals?
Knotty do you have a stove top? If not just go out and buy an electric one and get yourself some natural coals. Coconara is a well acclaimed brand, and rightfully so. Definitely a solid pick and won't disappoint.
KM Americana w/ Illusion Base 34"
KM Quad Metal 2011 w/ Clear Jumbo (Gold Trim) 32"
KM Kamanja w/ Bohemian Base (Gold Trim) 26"