Good price for some wood

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by jake0531, Feb 21, 2017.

  1. jake0531

    jake0531 Smoke Blower

    Hello I am fairly new to smoking and have been using pecan wood and neighbor gave me. I saw a deal for some apple wood splits and I'm interested in using apple. He's asking $30 for a 3x3 stack
    Is that a good price to pay?

  2. montanabbq

    montanabbq Newbie

    Yes that is a fair price. I use to buy Hickory at $200 per rack
  3. jake0531

    jake0531 Smoke Blower

    I've noticed around here apple is hard to come by unless it's at a winery but most the time big time BBQs have already got that gobbled up before anybody has a chance
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  5. i don't think so..
  6. smokesontuesday

    smokesontuesday Smoking Fanatic

    That sounds reasonable enough to me.
  7. motolife313

    motolife313 Meat Mopper

    That's a great deal deal, 1 yard for 30$. I was gona put up a wheel barrow full of good apple, maple or oak etc. on CL for 30$. Great for campers and BBQ guys. 3 pices of wood from Fred Meyers cost 6$ lol

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