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Old 05-30-2013, 01:35 AM   #1
May 2013
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The last time I brewed the wind was crazy. What does everyone here use, for a wind break for a stand alone propane burner. Any suggestions would be great. Thanks

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Old 05-30-2013, 01:42 AM   #2
Jun 2010
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I use a 4foot piece of roofing metal bent in a u shape to protect my kettle and burner from the wind
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Old 05-30-2013, 01:56 AM   #3
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Move the cars out of the garage and move the burner in. I leave the doors up a little. It is actually easier for me since it is connected to my kitchen where I am back and forth anyway.

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Old 05-30-2013, 02:44 AM   #4
May 2011
Denver, CO
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Window screens do the trick for me. I have a couple old screen doors I lean against the kettle. Super ghetto. I'm going to get some screen cut at my local hardware store to wrap around my burner.

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Old 05-30-2013, 02:45 AM   #5
May 2011
Medford, WI
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Cut most of the bottom off of a metal trash can. Cut slits and twist to create baffles for air flow to feed the burner.

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Old 05-30-2013, 02:50 AM   #6
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Makakilo, Hawaii
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I just wrap some Al foil around as a wind break. Works well. Wind isn't usually a problem here most of the time. If it were, these post above have way better answers.

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Old 05-30-2013, 03:07 AM   #7
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The Cold Part of AZ
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8"-12" tapered stove pipe over the burner.

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