View Poll Results: Do outside kitchens need a grill or cooktop or both?
My outside kitchen must have a grill. 7 36.84%
My outside kitchen must have a cooktop. 5 26.32%
My outside kitchen must have a grill & cooktop. 7 36.84%
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Old 03-05-2014, 07:06 PM   #11
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I don't like the idea of grilling less than a foot from camper. Use my Weber Q on the optional folding stand.

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Old 03-05-2014, 08:33 PM   #12
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I am thinking about pulling the cooktop out of the compartment on the side, moving the divider under the bunk to make the compartment deeper and carrying one of these in the nice bag they sell, I'll need to figure out how to use the existing gas connection to fuel it so I don't have to carry an extra bottle with me. Of course this requires me to pull it out and set it up when I want to use it but I've been in some sites where I had to use a step stool to use the grill that slides out.

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Old 03-05-2014, 09:00 PM   #13
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I have the bumper grill that goes with our outdoor kit. Don't think I will ever use it. I would not have bought it but it came with the camper. propane burners in the kit? I could leave it or take it, one burner, two at the most.

I have always used a separate outdoor grill/burner with a spare 20lb propane tank.
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Old 03-05-2014, 09:27 PM   #14
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I like the pull out stove- we use it fairly often. I do want to change the wind deflectors to put chains on them to open up the space somewhat.

I'd love a bumper mount grill with multiple grill options - I prefer charcoal for grilling but I know most like a LP grill. That said, the fold out arm on the QB needs to be double-jointed to make it past the slide.

And! I'd like for the grill to be able to live back there while we travel. Right now my cheap $20 Walmart grill takes up precious basement space.
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Old 03-06-2014, 10:32 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by davel1971 View Post
I don't like the idea of grilling less than a foot from camper. Use my Weber Q on the optional folding stand.

Ditto. I added a second LP coupler at the back so I can run the Q and the cook top at the same time from the "big" bottle.

I mentioned this in another post but I would like to see a slightly bigger cook stove on the OK as most griddles I have used are a little too big and cover the burner controls. Plus the wind cover is a little flimsy and needs some sort of support if you want to flip it out of the way for cooking with bigger pots.
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Old 03-07-2014, 10:15 PM   #16
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I mostly use the cooktop and have a separate grill I set up a little further from the RV that will run on the smaller camp style LP tanks. I had a bumper grill on my older RV and even though I used it, it was a pain to set up and especially to clean!

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