How To Use CHARBOX

Safety Guidelines

  • Before using CHARBOX, make sure you have access to water (one gallon or so) for quenching.
  • Do NOT use CHARBOX inside homes, vehicles, tents, or any other enclosed area. It should only be used OUTDOORS. 
  • Keep CHARBOX away from flammable items, such as tents, campers, overhangs and trees. 
  • Do not place CHARBOX on or near flammable furniture such as wooden, cardboard, plastic, glass or fabric covered tables or chairs.
  • NEVER use gasoline or other flammable liquids to light CHARBOX.
  • Do NOT add lighter fluid to CHARBOX at any time.  
  • Keep hot CHARBOX away from children and pets.
  • Use appropriate tools while using hot CHARBOX.
  • Make sure ashes are COLD before discarding. NEVER discard a hot CHARBOX.
  • Always store CHARBOX in a cool, dry, safe place.

Using CHARBOX With Your Grill

  1. Open both the top and bottom grill vents of your grill.
  2. Remove the top cooking grate and place the CHARBOX on the charcoal grid. If you prefer to grill on indirect heat, or are smoking meats, move the box to one side.
  3. Ignite the CHARBOX placing matchsticks through the top grate igniting the paper bags in several places. (preferably at five spots).
  4. When flames calm down (10-20 minutes), carefully replace cooking grate on the grill. 
  5. The CHARBOX will be ready to grill in 30-40 minutes from lighting.

 

Using CHARBOX As A Stand-Alone

  1. For adequate ventilation, place the CHARBOX on the metal stand provided on a safe flat surface. You may want to line the surface with aluminum foil sheet to prevent ashes falling on the surface. 
  2. Ignite the CHARBOX placing matchsticks through the top grate igniting the paper bags in several places. (preferably at five spots).
  3. Leave CHARBOX uncovered. 
  4. The CHARBOX will be ready to grill in 30-40 minutes from lighting.

Clean Up

  • Allow the ashes and CHARBOX to cool completely before discarding. NEVER dispose of a hot CHARBOX.
  • Dispose of the CHARBOX in a safe manner. The entire package and box is recyclable.