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Old 07-28-2007, 11:08 AM   #1
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Big Ron's Pit

Here is my pit with added modifications. It was a 150 gallon propane tank, until a friend of the family transformed it to a nice trailer pit. I have plenty of storage with locks underneath as well as a job-box inbetween a mounted cooler and wood storage bin. I decided to add a small direct cooker mounted on top of the firewood bin for burgers, fajitas, or anything that can cook quiskly with out having to fire up the big pit. The main chamber has four removable racks and the firebox has a hatch for cooking beans or chili, or even a steak or warming tortillas and making quesadillas. I even have a 5 gallon water cooler mounted in the front with ice cold water for those long cooking sessions. I could not be happier!

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Old 07-28-2007, 11:22 AM   #2
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looks great!
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Old 07-28-2007, 11:36 AM   #3
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That is one fine looking rig Ron.
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Old 07-28-2007, 11:42 AM   #4
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Nice looking rig!!!!!

Would be much easier to see in clickable thumbnails
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Old 07-28-2007, 11:46 AM   #5
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Ron, www.pictiger.com is a fast, simple way to get clickable
thumbnails.
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Old 07-28-2007, 11:50 AM   #6
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VERY nice pit! And the food looks great, too.
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Old 07-28-2007, 12:03 PM   #7
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Ching.... I mean Wow, that's nice man.. Bring one of them to Padre Island!!!! and we can have a FIESTA!!! Panchanga por siete dias!!!!
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Old 07-28-2007, 02:42 PM   #8
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Nice looking rig Ron. I edited your post to make the pics in thumb format. Our fearless leader has a stroke when people post big pics.
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That is a lovely looking and really sensible pit.

No wasted space anywhere. A place for everything.

Love it!!!
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Old 07-28-2007, 06:19 PM   #10
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Thanks for fixing it Bill. How do you post just thumbnails? Someone please pm me instructions. I had enough trouble learning how to post them in the first place! Thanks for the comments guys and gals! Can you believe this was his first BBQ pit to ever make?? This guy is great, he is very shy and does not want to be recognized or I would put his name out there, he's got talent! I am very happy!
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