New guy here from nj trying to become a pit master like yall

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by chillwill007, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. Hi guys my name is Wilkins but yall can call me will. I live down in Vineland NJ. Im married and have my 1st son thats almost 2 and is my life. I have a big back yard that I hate to cut grSs cause dont have nothing nack there. So the famly went out the other week to walmart and went crazy. My wife wanted to look for a chest freezer there which we found, but also found a nice patio set on sale for only $100. She said well since baby was born we never bought anything for us so lets try for walmart card & get them both. Well I after we both got approved I my brain went a smoking and said well since r getting the freezer we can by more meat and freeze & whats the point of getting the patio set if we threw out our grill a couple years ago. So we should just get a new grill while we at it. My plan worked she said what the he!! Might as well go all in. my eyes lit up and I mad a b line right to the grills. My parants always had gas grills which I hated. And the 1 used to have was an old gas grill that we never really used. I knew wanted a barrel type charcoal grill. So I found the Char-Broiler American Gourmet Deluxe and had to have it. I figured it was good since most other barrel grills u have to buy the smokers seperatly. I did a quick search on my phone and the 1st few links sent me to this forum. And ive been lurking ever since.


    Geesh sorry about the long post I tend to ramble.

    :grilling_smilie:So short version
    New guy bought.char-broiler american gourmet deluxe. Still havent put together yet. Will be lurking learning and asking questions. Thanks for ur time and any help I get from u guys n gals
     
  2. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

     Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks, great recipes and knowledge. Looking forward to  your first qview. [​IMG]
     
  3. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    [​IMG]    Glad to have you with us!
     
  4. Hi Will.  I just signed up today also.  Looking forward to seeing your smoking.
     
  5. mossymo

    mossymo Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

  6. Hey mo thanxs for the link.
    I have read most of that post b4 signing up actualy. My idea so far is to get a new thermometer to put in the lid like u did. Buy 1 of those bbq grilling woks for $10 to use as my charcoal box, & the dryer vent for the smoke stack. I figured I would mess around with the charcoal grate & flip that in the cooking chamber and see how that works for starters.
     
  7. murph77

    murph77 Fire Starter

    Will welcome to the site newbie here to. Hope u have a great experience and your BBQ is good to you!
     
  8. africanmeat

    africanmeat Master of the Pit OTBS Member

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