This is a great idea, and works very good. However, it is made of wire a size smaller than the original basket, and feels like it will fall apart before long. Already, two of the 4 stick-up wires at the bottom (don't know what they are for anyway) have broken off at the welds. Not the expected Char-Broil quality
3 weeks ago
Easy is Right!
Char-Broil® Easy-out Hinged Basket is a must have if you are doing a turkey, the (4) prongs at the bottom of the basket make it a snap to place the turkey in the upright position and hold it there, the hinged door lets you remove the turkey very easy,and without struggle. The only thing that could be improved on would be the door lock, you need to be carful that it doesn't unlatch dumping the turkey out, Note to the MFG., a little more hook loop to the latch wires would take care of the issue. I
... read more would recommend this product to anyone for the very ease of use. All in all this is a Great addition to the Easy-out cooker.
2 months ago
Love the practicality of it. Food is much easier to empty out. Metal isn't as sturdy as I would like. One of the metal rods has already broken off from the support piece. The hooks that keep the hinged door closed could be better designed as it wants to pop open when I lay the basket on its side. But overall it functions well.