18'' X 60'' propane tank smoker

Discussion in 'Side Fire Box' started by mike4, Jul 4, 2010.

  1. mike4

    mike4 Newbie

    Hello im new here and am currently working on building a smoker out of a 18 x 60 inch pickup bed propane tank.  i have the door cut and all the valve holes filled but am wondering how big of a fire box and exhaust pipe i would need?  thanks 
  2. dave54

    dave54 Smoking Fanatic

    puttin this back to the top for you
  3. 18"x60"=1080sq"/.3=324sq" so 18"x18" fire box would be close.

    + or - a little will get ya in the ball park.

     oh yea 1 more thing welcome to the forum.
  4. mike4

    mike4 Newbie

    thanks glad to be here seems to be a ton of knowledge on this site.  hope to be burning wood next week.

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