Hello Everyone!

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by vtanker, Feb 23, 2009.

  1. vtanker

    vtanker Meat Mopper

    OK, Here we go.
    I have not had a chance to introduce myself yet. My name is Vic and I am originally from El Paso TX. I moved to Knoxville TN seven years and three days ago. I am an expert griller and cook. Cooking was the only way to spend time with my Mother growing up. My Mother owns Stella's BBQ in Anthony NM.
    I have fabricated and built six or seven very large trailer smokers as well as restaurant capacity smokers. I however am not an expert smoker. I started smoking with a Brinkman bullet smoker in the late summer. I am hooked! "Line and sinker"
    My wife just bought me the char-Griller dual since I was going to have to order parts and rebuild the grill. (You know how that story goes!!) I have just seasoned both sides with a large can of cooking spray. I ran smoke through it for eight hours yesterday.
    I have made changes as per the video on google. I am looking forward to sharing some of my experiences with you.
    Just reading and going through your different sites and becoming a member of SMF has helped me greatly. I figured that as long as I am hear so much I might as well get to know you guys.
    If you have any suggestions let me know. I am looking into a dual probe wireless thermometer. Some of you have suggested the ET 73 but when you read the reviews over half of them are horrible! i just dont want to waste money if you know what I mean.

    Thank you all so much,
  2. grothe

    grothe Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF Vic! Glad to have ya here!!
  3. jdt

    jdt Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    welcome, the on off switch is the biggest problem with the et 73, I never really had any problems with my single wire taylors but ever found a good dual probe one, again, welcome to the SMF
  4. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Vic welcome to SMF glad you decided to join us. Congrats on the new smoker. I bought the ET 73 awhile back and so far it works great. Have fun and happy smoking
  5. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF, Vic. Glad you decided to introduce yourself. I've got the dual, wireless probe by CDN. I've had it a month and like it so far.
  6. smokingscooby

    smokingscooby Smoking Fanatic

    Glad To have you aboard Vic. Enjoy and don't forget the Qview [​IMG]
  7. fired up

    fired up Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard!
  8. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Hello Vuc, glad to know you're enjoying the SMF as a member. Sounds like you've got the Q Bug! It's all good.
  9. cman95

    cman95 Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF from SE Texas.
  10. bandcollector

    bandcollector Master of the Pit OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Welcome from Pittsburgh, PA
  11. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF Vic! Glad you are joining us. Good luck with the new rig and be sure to post pics.
  12. huskersmokeman

    huskersmokeman Smoke Blower

    Welcome to the gang Vic. You'll have to get advice from others on the Et-73, as I use a cheap Polder. Good Luck!!
  13. cowgirl

    cowgirl Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum Vic! Glad to have you here and looking forward to your input. :)
  14. vtanker

    vtanker Meat Mopper

    I am enjoying your responses than you.

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