Originally Posted by mr. tegu
That is actually a good thing since the one with the propane starter is $50 more and the weber chimney starter is only $15 at The Home Depot. Do you wait until the coals are red hot and turning to ash or do you transfer them soon after lighting?
I wait until I'm getting ash, but it really doesn't take long at all.
Spend the $15. You'll be happy with it.