New here and to smoking

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by mkatts, Feb 14, 2007.

  1. mkatts

    mkatts Smoke Blower

    Howdy all!
    Just got my first real smoker. Char-griller with side fire box. Before that I used my (whispering and looking around) gas grill with soked wood chips. I thought the flvaor rocked until my first attempt with baby backs on the smoker. I bought Jeff's rub/suace recipe. When I first saw the price, honeslty I was a little put off, but the more I thought about, if I liked it, it was a life time of praise! :) Plus, I know the money goes to support the site. I don't mind chipping in to help a good resource! I really do love it, so does my wife! And she wasn't the q-ing type until now!

    Thanks for all the great info everyone!
     
  2. chris_harper

    chris_harper Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    welcome to SMF. did you sign up for the e-course? lots of good info in it.
     
  3. naplesroo

    naplesroo Smoke Blower

    Welcome MKatts. I too invested in the rub after a bad 'free recipe' experience. You get what you pay for. Anyway, as you know by now, store bought rub will cost you $5-$8 bucks a jar[​IMG] Just a couple of mixes of Jeff's rub and it is payed for and then a life time of pay off[​IMG]

    Best regards and great smokin[​IMG]
     
  4. pigcicles

    pigcicles Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    mkatts, welcome to the forum. There are char-grillers here, so if you have any questions please ask away. Read up on the modifications and tips, you'll find that it can get even better.

    Keep Smokin
     
  5. mkatts

    mkatts Smoke Blower

    yep, got the e-course too. great info! thanks all!
     
  6. Welcome, I am also a newbie, but I have found, just ask anything you need or are wondering and everyone here is super helpful.
     
  7. cheech

    cheech Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Hey welcome to the SMF
     
  8. Welcome to SMF.
     
  9. cajun_1

    cajun_1 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the SMF.
     
  10. deejaydebi

    deejaydebi Smoking Guru

    Welcome Mkatts -

    Glad to have you aboard! I used to throw soaked wood chips in my grill too. Nothing wrong with that it got us here!

    [​IMG]
     
  11. ultramag

    ultramag SMF Events Planning Committee

    Welcome to SMF mkatts!!! Enjoy the forums and post often.
     
  12. msmith

    msmith Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum mkatts take a stroll around, fire up that smoker and show us some pics.
     
  13. mkatts

    mkatts Smoke Blower

    thanks all for the welcomes!
     

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