need help

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by gator que, Apr 10, 2012.

  1. hi guys I am new on here today. I want to build a smoker for use in competitions and for family gatherings I just had a 500 gallon drum given to me today does anyone have the know how on building one out of this?  just looking for tips or even specs if anyone out there has anything for me
  2. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

    500 gal drum meaning a 500 gal propane tank?
  3. no it is a fuel drum for tractors
  4. I know a lot of people using 300gal fuel drums for smokers and roasters just never seen a big one like this
  5. shoneyboy

    shoneyboy Master of the Pit OTBS Member

  6. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

    I have a buddy building a pig cooker out of one of those right now. The metal is a bit a on the thin side but will work. If it were mine, I would build a center firebox rotisserie.
  7. really well any info is good for me!

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