New Smoker in the House

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by flowercitysmoker, Jul 7, 2009.

  1. Howdy Yall;

    I just bought my first smoker for July 4th to try an old family recipe for leg quaters. I've used the recipe for years with indirect heat on a charcoal grill, and thats after eating for years of my dads gass grill. I bought a Brinkmann 40" SNP (I've been studying acronyms). I happened across the forums looking for mods to help regulat cooking temps and have spent hours pooring over the ideas, recipies, and suggestions of veteran smokers. I'm already buuging the wife to invite some frineds up this weekend so I have an excuse to try a couple of fatties and maybee a pork butt.

    Bio Stuff:
    Brian Hilgert
    Born, Raised, and Liven in Rochester NY (though both parents hail from the south, so I, hence my love of the word "yall" )

    Smoker Status: newbish (i've been using inderect heat and wood chunks/chips for chiken and ribs for years in a ROTM charcoal grill)
     
  2. smokeguy

    smokeguy Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Glad to hear from you! Researching something you like is almost as much fun as using something you like...almost.
     
  3. Yeah, my job is a hurry up and wait kinda thing (Networked Systems Engineer, aka computer geek), so I find some days I spend 1 hour working, and 7 hours scouring the net for interesting reading, and SMF is full of good info...
     
  4. bigbaldbbq

    bigbaldbbq Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF Brian, glad to have you hear and look forward to seeing some Q-view from ya.
     
  5. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Brian welcome to SMF glad you joined us. Don't forget to throw some ABT's on there with those fatties [​IMG] Have fun and happy smoking
     
  6. bmudd14474

    bmudd14474 Guest

    Welcome to SMF. Glad to have you here
     
  7. old poi dog

    old poi dog Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Aloha Brian, Great to have you join us. Don't forget the pictures when you can.
     
  8. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome to the site Brian. Glad you decided to get yourself a smoker and join on up.
    Hope ya can share the recipe whenever you do your leg quarters Qview.
    Good luck and Happy Smokes.
     
  9. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF, glad you joined us. Post some QVIEW as we love it here.
     
  10. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF, Brian. Glad you joined us.
     
  11. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    first off welcome to SMF. you'll like it here alot of good info. Congrats on the new smoker. You are just that much closer to the best obession you'll ever know.
     

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