1944 Army Field Oven Smoker Conversion Plan With some help from Bbally I have a preliminary plan for the conversion. Any item with a ? mark by it is still up in the air without a decision made. Input on those items would be helpful. Wire brush and power wash all surfaces. Lube and repair hinges and sausage hanger swing outs. Replace 4 sets of grate rails:: Angle iron 22 inches long : 8 pieces 3- cook chamber grates: 19x22 expanded metal 1- 1/8 inch heat deflector shield perforated 1 Inch holes around parameter: Number of holes ? Will also be useful for water pan if used. 1 coal pan slide out: 18x20x8 inches with removable coal grate 2 inches above bottom for ash. ? Metal Handle. Burn times ? 2 -10 inch Guillotine or blade type dampers for exaust. Total 10 sq inches exhaust’ Stove gasket rope for firebox and cook chamber doors. High heat gasket for lid ? Rack and 2 grommets for thermometers and leads? Cheap solid tire hand truck to permanently mount to rear of smoker for mobility. Paint scheme brushed silver and black I am going to try and keep all original parts except those required to be repurposed.