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where can I find a metal rib rack for my BBQ

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fourstar May 29, 2009 12:36 PM

Anyone seen one recently? preferably on the Peninsula or in the South Bay...thx.

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  1. wolfe RE: fourstar May 29, 2009 12:41 PM

    I found one in the Home Depot catalog.
    http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/s...

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      EnderWiggin RE: wolfe Jun 3, 2009 02:31 PM

      I bought one at home depot in south city / san bruno...it fit 3 racks (6 half racks)

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      kc72 RE: fourstar May 29, 2009 12:46 PM

      HD, Lowes

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        SteveG RE: fourstar May 29, 2009 02:18 PM

        Barbeques galore used to be my source for that kind of thing, a chain with many locations on the peninsula and in San Jose. There was a private equity buyout and a bankruptcy last year, so call first to see what they have. The web site no long has a full viewing of all inventory.

        1. Civil Bear RE: fourstar May 29, 2009 04:11 PM

          Amazon.com is always a good bet. You can get them tax free and with free shipping:

          http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_gw?...

          The heavy-duty Steve Raichlen version is definitely worth the extra $ if you plan to cook ribs often. My wife also picked one up on the cheap at Ross.

          The Weber version can be found just about anywhere that sells Weber grills (Ace Hardware, Home Depot, etc.)

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            Civil Bear RE: Civil Bear Jun 1, 2009 01:11 PM

            Correction: Wife actually found the Raichlen rib rack at Marshall's in Novato for $12.95. She grabbed another for our BBQ buddy for Father's Day.

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            Nancy Berry RE: fourstar Jun 1, 2009 06:03 PM

            Home Depot:

            http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/s...

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              macadam RE: fourstar Jun 1, 2009 07:48 PM

              Maybe Home Depot. If not , yuck, can order from Weber online. Have one and it works great. The state needs to start charging online businesses for sales tax to discourage online sales and promote local merchants.

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                Chuckles the Clone RE: macadam Jun 1, 2009 10:18 PM

                Home Depot is not local, no matter where you are.

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                  ML8000 RE: Chuckles the Clone Jun 1, 2009 11:08 PM

                  Touche. Any way, if Fox-Cole Hardware doesn't carry it, they'll order anything you want but then could just get it directly from Weber. At least Weber stuff is made in the U.S. (minus some accessories).

              2. DiveFan RE: fourstar Jun 2, 2009 08:40 PM

                If it's not too far a drive, you should give the Ace Hardware in Piedmont a call. They have the best stock of BBQ accessories and Weber parts that I've seen anywhere!

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                Ace Hardware
                1221 Grand Ave, Piedmont, CA 94610

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                  DiveFan RE: DiveFan Jun 2, 2009 08:47 PM

                  Link for Cole Fox, just in case.

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                  Cole Fox Hardware
                  70 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

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                    macadam RE: DiveFan Jun 2, 2009 08:55 PM

                    Live and work in Oakland in a kitchen shop in Montclair (good stuff!) but are glad to recommend Ace on Grand daily for very basic, older items. Very utiltarian and functional, nothing fancy, plus their service is good. Kind of like an old time department.

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                    kc72 RE: fourstar Jun 4, 2009 12:59 PM

                    fyi for those interested, Berkeley Grocery Outlet had 2 rib racks on sale for $7.99(?) each. I think each rack could hold 4 slabs.

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