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Old 04-18-2008, 05:22 PM   #1
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For $179 you could get a WSM or almost 2 CharGrillers.
Will this be your first smoker purchase?
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Old 04-18-2008, 05:34 PM   #2
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I would go with a WSM on that budget.
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If you are going to buy an electric smoker then get a Cookshack. Otherwise look at the WSM in that budget range...pound for pound the best smoker for the money!!
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Old 04-18-2008, 05:59 PM   #4
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WSM and a remote thermometer with both meat and smoker probes...that outta about kill that $300.
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WSM all the way!
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Old 04-18-2008, 07:00 PM   #6
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WSM for 200 or a UDS for 50 and some elbow grease.
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Old 04-18-2008, 07:06 PM   #7
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WSM for 200 or a UDS for 50 and some elbow grease.
Cliff I am ashamed I didn't mention the drum.
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Old 04-18-2008, 07:17 PM   #8
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WSM for 200 or a UDS for 50 and some elbow grease.
Cliff I am ashamed I didn't mention the drum.
Hey Puff, any pics of your UDS? Me and a buddy are thinking about making a couple as a project.
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Old 04-18-2008, 07:52 PM   #9
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WSM for 200 or a UDS for 50 and some elbow grease.
Cliff I am ashamed I didn't mention the drum.
At least you feel ashamed. It's ok.
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Old 04-18-2008, 09:19 PM   #10
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I would hunt on Ebay and Craigslist in your area. $300 can find you a well built pit, espically with the grilling season approaching, people have cleaned up and repainted if they are trying to sell. Just a thought.
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