I have been looking for a mid size WSM for a reasonable price for a long time.
Last weekend I finally got a 2005 18.5″ (47cm) WSM in relatively good condition and well-maintained.
Unfortunately it has a self installed temperature gauge but it’s a org. WEBER and for the really fair price it was OK to me.
After two hours of TLC I got rid of any rust on it and I also had to bend the bowl a bit to get it round again.
Here are some impressions: