Originally Posted by RobbyBeers
Something like this?
I put this together from stainless cake rings and stainless worm clamps (have to be careful to get "all" stainless--the cheaper clamps have zinc screws). I hang it off the side of my kettle, and it keeps its shape pretty well. Clamping the ring at the bottom seems to keep the bag from going sideways.
Actually, I was picturing using some heavy SS rod bent in a round shape, about 10" across...
I have some thinner wire in a basket shape out in the shop, but my TIG welding skills are not up to it's tiny diameter.
But you've given me an idea...