These are the only chimney starters you should consider.

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How do we know these are the best chimney starters?

Here are the top 10 in order of most recommended:

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Weber 7447 Compact Rapidfire Chimney Starter

$10.99

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Chimney of Insanity Charcoal Starter - The Fastest and Easiest Charcoal Chimney Starter for BBQ Grills

$29.95

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