Another new guy

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by oxinyourbox, Aug 3, 2013.

  1. Will (user name is a story from frat days) from Fort Mill, SC, essentially Charlotte, NC suburb. 

    Picked up on the forum while researching a GOSM charcoal the in laws are giving me.  Used all of twice and stored in a shed-too bad I couldn't fit it on my jeep with the other stuff from their house sell cleaning. 

    Will complement my Weber kettle (smokenator add on and in my newbness I drilled a temp probe in the direct center top-that sucked) that I typically use for stuffed jalapenos, burgers, ribs on occasion, and chicken along with the wife's gas grill (she likes to grill but doesn't like to wait for charcoal if she's cooking-I'm not arguing :)).

    Looks to be a lower end model-didn't get a chance to take pics.   Where most GOSM have temperature gauges in the logo this one has one drilled (maybe he added it-not sure) further down the door.  Will hopefully have it in my possession in a week.  I foresee some once overs, a couple tweaks (charcoal area being #1), a seasoning, then a smoked chicken and some jalapenos to start. 

    Edit-found one that looks similar:

    Looking forward to lurking on the forums over the next week while traveling for work.
    Last edited: Aug 3, 2013
  2. s2k9k

    s2k9k AMNPS Test Group

    Hi Will! :welcome1: to SMF!!! We're happy you found us! You've come to the right place, we have over 50,000 members who just love to share their experience and over 1,000,000 posts describing it! Yea that’s right over 1,000,000!

    The search bar at the top can be your best friend when you are trying to find answers to your questions but you can still ask too if you want!

    We have an Articles section that is full of great information about smoking to include a lot of recipes and instructionals. Check it out there is a lot to learn in there!

    Would you do us a favor and add your location to your profile, it helps others to know where you are when they offer advice, Thanks!

    You might want to check out Jeff's Free 5 day E-Course, it will teach you all the basics plus a whole lot more!
  3. Thanks Dave-profile updated.

    Already got a few different threads bookmarked-lots of great info here.
  4. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard, Will!  This is the best place I know for sharing ideas on smoking, grilling, curing, etc.  There are plenty of friendly, knowledgeable folks who really enjoy helping one another.  When you can't find the answer you're looking for, just ask and someone here will have the answer.

  5. disco

    disco Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome. You'll love this forum. I just started smoking last fall and had limited success until I found this forum. I have learned so much from the kind members. They are generous with answers to your questions and there are a ton of great ideas in the postings. One of the ways I learned the most was posting my projects with pictures and I always got support, advice and suggestions for differing ways to do things.

    I am sure you will love this forum as much as I do.

  6. 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 We all have our own taste.

    Happy smoken.

  7. kathrynn

    kathrynn Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    [​IMG]to SMF!  We are so glad you joined us! 

    If you didn't read the "Terms of Service" notes.....please do.  There are a few things that everyone should know about those pesky little rules before plunging into the forums and some guidelines of how to interact within the forums. Off site links are not allowed here at SMF per Jeff. Not that you have done anything wrong....just a little bit of FYI for new members!

    If you need any help roaming around the forums....just holler!  Happy to help out!

  8. hambone1950

    hambone1950 Master of the Pit Group Lead

    :welcome1: from up north! Good to meet you. :grilling_smilie:

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