Always Smoking in Texas!

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  1. crackedribs

    crackedribs Newbie

    [if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:punctuationKerning/> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas/> <w:SaveIfXMLInvalid>false</w:SaveIfXMLInvalid> <w:IgnoreMixedContent>false</w:IgnoreMixedContent> <w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText>false</w:AlwaysShowPlaceholderText> <w:DoNotPromoteQF/> <w:LidThemeOther>EN-US</w:LidThemeOther> <w:LidThemeAsian>X-NONE</w:LidThemeAsian> <w:LidThemeComplexScript>X-NONE</w:LidThemeComplexScript> <w:Compatibility> <w:BreakWrappedTables/> <w:SnapToGridInCell/> <w:WrapTextWithPunct/> <w:UseAsianBreakRules/> <w:DontGrowAutofit/> <w:SplitPgBreakAndParaMark/> <w:EnableOpenTypeKerning/> <w:DontFlipMirrorIndents/> <w:OverrideTableStyleHps/> </w:Compatibility> <w:BrowserLevel>MicrosoftInternetExplorer4</w:BrowserLevel> <m:mathPr> <m:mathFont m:val="Cambria Math"/> <m:brkBin m:val="before"/> <m:brkBinSub m:val="--"/> <m:smallFrac m:val="off"/> <m:dispDef/> <m:lMargin m:val="0"/> <m:rMargin m:val="0"/> <m:defJc m:val="centerGroup"/> <m:wrapIndent m:val="1440"/> <m:intLim m:val="subSup"/> <m:naryLim m:val="undOvr"/> </m:mathPr></w:WordDocument></xml><![endif]A quick hello to the group and a pleasant Merry Christmas to everyone as I am probably the newest member and appreciate the welcome. 

    I stumbled across the forum as I was researching smokers for my brother for Christmas and thought to myself that as I am known to have something either going on or coming off the smoker real soon, I would probably benefit from the group by collaborating, networking and sharing ideas. 

    I live a few miles j south of New Braunfels, Texas USA and have been grilling and smoking for 30 years now.  I started off with 35 and 55 gallon barrels I would cut and make a stand with and moved on to bigger and better from there.  I now cook on a Texas made, Lyfe Tyme 20” x 40" Double Lid Smoker w/ Firebox.   This smoker more than meets all of my needs and the ¼” steel ensures it live up to it’s name.

    Again, I am looking forward to sharing ideas and picking up tricks of the trade or hobby for most.  

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  2. hickorybutt

    hickorybutt Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome from Ohio.  I'm a big fan of Texas style BBQ!
     
  3. Glad you joined the group. The search bar at the top of any page is your best friend.
    About anything you wanna know about smoking/grilling/curing/brining/cutting or slicing
    and the list goes on has probably been posted. Remember to post a QVIEW of your smokes.
    We are all smoke junkies here and we have to get our fix. If you have questions
    Post it and you will probably get 10 replies with 11 different answers. That is
    because their are so many different ways to make great Q...
    Happy smoken.
    David
     
  4. Welcome from Louisiana. You will find a wealth of knowledge here from members who are happy to share it. Don't hesitate to ask questions and take advantage of the search bar.
     
  5. [​IMG]   Good afternoon and welcome to the forum, from a sunny, windy and cool day here in East Texas. Lots of great people with tons of information on just about  everything.  

    Gary
     

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