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Old 03-04-2006, 05:41 PM   #1
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hey ded, can you tell us who you're cooking for, how many etc, and what you want to cook?

Cookshack is an excellent smoker, but may not be right for everyone.
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Old 03-04-2006, 07:12 PM   #2
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Captain's right.

More information on what you like or want to cook (butts, briskets, ribs, chicken, etc.) and for how many.
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Old 03-05-2006, 07:31 AM   #3
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Looking to buy a new smoker. Thinking about a Cookshack,what do you guys think of them???
You might want to check with Larry, I think he said he use to have one and put out some pretty good "Q" with it.
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The home model of the Cookshack should be fine...I believe it would be less expensive to get the Weber Smokey Mountain cooker, referred to here as a WSM. Many of our board members here have one (or more)
and love them. I believe they going for around $250.00 on Amazon.
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Re: New Smoker

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Looking to buy a new smoker. Thinking about a Cookshack,what do you guys think of them???
You might want to check with Larry, I think he said he use to have one and put out some pretty good "Q" with it.
Nope, I didn't have one Bruce.
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Old 03-05-2006, 08:02 AM   #6
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Oh I'm sorry Larry.
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Oh I'm sorry Larry.
Pot stirrer [-X ... You trying to take my job? 8-[

Cookshacks are great. There are lots of options out there to be had... do your research, then purchase.
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Here is the URL for the Cookshack forum http://forum.cookshack.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi

It looks like it is hosted by Cookshack so I don't know what kind of opinions you will get.
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Old 03-06-2006, 10:21 AM   #9
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Hey before you go out and buy a cook shack you should look into smokintex. I have a cookshack and love it! But I've noticed that the smokintex is a bit bigger, less in price, and equally as good in quality. You should check out the new smoker they just came out with,. the electric model 1500. www.smokintex.com.
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I have a high end grill store in Cleveland that I visit from time to time and they carriy the SmokinTex units. The owner has one himself and says he loves it. So I would say click on the link that Los provided and see what's what.

That being said, I know some guys who have the Cookshack and swear by it as well...personally I like live fire...pyro!! :biggrin:
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