For Low N Slow cooking in a PK, the Fuse or “Snake” method works perfectly well.

It’s easy to setup and runs on temperature automatically!

I’m cooking Beef ribs for this demo

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Start by laying a track of two beads side be side around the end and down one side of the PK

Lay one bead flat on top of the first four

Then start leaning beads against the flat one domino style

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Keep laying the angled beads along the Fuse stopping a couple of beads from the starting end

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Place your Drip pan

Add some chunks of wood for smoke if you want

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Light 6-8 beads and place them on the start of the Fuse

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This Fuse burnt for 8 hours at constant temperature

The vent over the Ribs was open and the bottom vent at the other end was open.