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jeffbl51 year ago

Hello Nexius. What details should I consider when looking for a backyard smoker? I can't say I like the smokers for sale at home improvement stores. I live in Houston, Tx. Thanks for your feedback.

Nyxius (author)  jeffbl51 year ago
It really depends on what you are planning to smoke and how much of it you want to smoke. The best advice I can give is to stay away from single sheet construction, and wrought iron/spot welded sheet. Usually a sign of cheap construction with a short life expectancy. You want folded sheet metal with a high temp powder coating, controllable intake and output vanes, and at least 2 thermometers. One for the meat chamber, and one for the fire/smoke generator. Probably the best smoker you can get is one you build yourself after doing some research.
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