New member from MN

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by ryansach, Jan 28, 2010.

  1. ryansach

    ryansach Newbie

    Hey guys, I've been creeping around this site for a while now, and thought I should introduce myself. I'm Ryan from MN. I am relatively new to smoking meat, and have used a cheap Brinkmann drum style smoker. It works fine for just me and the little lady in the summer, but would like to move to a propane model to be able to use in the winter.

    I noticed quite a few of you from MN have the GOSM big block. Where did you find it? From the research I have done it looks like BassProShop is the only place to buy it-and there isn't one in MN that I know of. I guess internet order would work, but shipping gets pretty spendy.

    Any thoughts?
  2. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Ryan welcome to SMF glad you decided to join the party. The last I knew Walmart carried the GOSM's not sure if they still do or not or which models they carry
  3. sawyerrt10

    sawyerrt10 Smoke Blower

    Welcome to the forum!
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  5. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    [​IMG] to the best place on the web dedicated to smoking meat. Hope you like it here. Learn lots, then help others. That's what we're all about here.
  6. kurtsara

    kurtsara Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Hey, welcome to the SMF, where you from in Minnesota
  7. gene111

    gene111 Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome to smf!
  8. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF, Ryan. Glad you joined us.
  9. Welcome Ryan , lots of great teachers here
  10. jaso

    jaso Smoke Blower

    from one newbie to another welcome! ! ! !
  11. ryansach

    ryansach Newbie

    Just outside of Montevideo (western MN)
  12. tjohnson

    tjohnson Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Insider OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Hey Ryan!

    Greetings from Savage,MN [​IMG]

    Propane smokers are not usually insulated, and in our "FREEKING COLD" winter months, you'll need something that's insulated.

    Lots of guys on here from Minnesota.

    Todd Johnson
  13. meat hunter

    meat hunter Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Welcome Ryansach, great to have you here with us. I'm from Southern Minnesota, Preston area. You know, the warmer part of the state[​IMG].

    Look forward to seeing your input here and see some great smokes from you in the very near future[​IMG].

    Todd in Preston
  14. chef jeff tx

    chef jeff tx Smoking Fanatic

    Howdy & welcome to the SMF!!
  15. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    Welcome to the SMF, We are glad to have you onboard
  16. ryansach

    ryansach Newbie

    Thanks everyone for the warm welcome!! I think this site will be very helpful. Just reading through everyones posts, it sure make me hungry.
  17. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

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  18. Hello from Monticello MM.glad your here too.Bill
  19. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

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

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