Breathing some new life....

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Breathing some new life....

Postby bondobill » Sun May 20, 2018 9:21 pm

....into a old smoker.

The last couple of weeks I've been getting reacquainted with my cinderblock smoker.
I've kinda been ignoring her the last couple of years. :dont:
I built it at least 25 years ago and it has put out many a good smoke. Shes getting along in age as am I, but it still can put out some good cue in spite of her appearance.

Yesterday I hooked up the Perfect Draft blower to the fire box for the first time. The smoker has always held temp very well once it warms up after a couple of hours, but with the blower I used only bout half the wood I would have normally used, once I got the blower dialed in it held my targeted temp of 275, give or take a few degrees, for almost 2 hours. :D

Test run of clucker thighs and breasts.
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Re: Breathing some new life....

Postby OldUsedParts » Mon May 21, 2018 7:25 am

Kewl News, Wild Bill, "once you've been bitten by the Q bug, you are doomed for Life" :tup: :salut: :cheers: :chef:
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Re: Breathing some new life....

Postby Red Farr » Thu May 24, 2018 8:52 am

...bondobill...are you burning wood or a combo of wood and char...
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