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Old 11-08-2010, 02:35 PM   #1
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Been considering the purchase of a WSM. I recently read a review that stated the 22" WSM had difficulty staying at temps below 275°. Can any WSM owners comment on this?
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Old 11-08-2010, 03:14 PM   #2
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It was a lie!
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Old 11-08-2010, 10:00 PM   #3
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You wanna expand on that a lil cowboy....
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Old 11-08-2010, 10:27 PM   #4
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I've never had a problem runnning my 22" WSM at 240-250.
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I've never had a problem either and I use lump and sand in the pan.
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I use my 22" WSM for all kinds of cooks and have no problems keeping temps where they need to be. I even use it for smoking jerky and I can keep the temperature between 160 and 170 for 6 hours or so. I usually finish off the jerky in my dehydrator for the last few hours but the WSM works great for me.
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Old 11-09-2010, 01:12 PM   #7
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I have the 22" WSM and never have a problem keeping temps down. It'll maintain temp @ 225-250* for hours and hours on the same load of charcoal.
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sounds like the reviewer didn't know how to work it...care to reveal who it was?
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thx much to all of you for your comments.....the review I read was on AmazingRibs.com
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hogdady, when you need answers, you come here! Even if we don't know, we'll make something up!
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Old 11-09-2010, 10:39 PM   #11
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What Nick said.
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I'm sorry Nick, did you say sumthin?
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hogdady, when you need answers, you come here! Even if we don't know, we'll make something up!


And afterwards we'll fight you about it.


no problems with my 22.
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And afterwards we'll fight you about it.
I'm always up for lil grey matter WWF....


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Just what I wanted to hear.....now to sell the wife on it
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Send me her email. I'll have her pick one up for you!
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I'll get right on it.....
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[quote=Captain Morgan]
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hogdady, when you need answers, you come here! Even if we don't know, we'll make something up!


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doesn't that hurt your arm when you bend it that way (to pat urself on the back)?
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Sometimes I feel like Superman......................fighting for truth, justice and the American way! [/quote]
You may be a mild mannered reporter working for a great metropolitan newspaper, but that's no Lois Lane in your avatar.
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doesn't that hurt your arm when you bend it that way (to pat urself on the back)?
NO!

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You may be a mild mannered reporter working for a great metropolitan newspaper, but that's no Lois Lane in your avatar.[/quote]
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