started lump charcoal fire going good added maybe 10lb reading ant coal,bottom vents open about 1/2 way top vent closed
and pipe damper closed 45deg after 15min. loaded to about half full then set bottom vents to 1/4 open,put in base mode
barrel temp 375 pipe temp 125 all seems to be ok but never saw blue flames and smoked up mica windows.
is this normal to see yellow flames and to smoke up window?always had dancing ladies on cook stove same coal or am i doing something wrong here
oh yah i did pipe to chimney