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Initial Greeting

If you haven't done so already, we invite you to post an initial message in the Roll Call forum and just tell us a little about yourself, what country, state/province you live in, what kind of smoker you use (or what you plan to use), whatever you feel comfortable sharing. This gives the other members a chance to welcome you and to get to know you a bit. Easy method for your 1st Introduction Post: click HERE to automatically create a new thread ready for your title and message Need Help Posting a New Thread? Please see our tutorial on how to post a new thread to the... read more

A-MAZE-N Products Thanksgiving Smoking Contest 2014

SWEEPSTAKES A-MAZE-N PRODUCTS THANKSGIVING SMOKING CONTEST 2014 OFFICIAL RULES   Sponsored by AMAZEN PRODUCTS (“Sponsors”).   NO ENTRY FEE.  NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.       1. Eligibility: The A-MAZE-N Smoker Thanksgiving Smoking Contest (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous U.S.  states [[(excluding New York, Florida, Rhode Island, Puerto Rico)], eighteen (18) or older, as of the date of entry, who have an active e-mail account and Internet access as of the beginning of the Sweepstakes period. Entrants... read more

Terms and Conditions

SWEEPSTAKES A-MAZE-N PRODUCTS SUMMER SMOKING CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES   Sponsored by AMAZEN PRODUCTS (“Sponsors”).   NO ENTRY FEE.  NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.       1. Eligibility: The A-MAZE-N Smoker Summer Smoking Contest (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous U.S.  states [[(excluding New York, Florida, Rhode Island, Puerto Rico)], eighteen (18) or older, as of the date of entry, who have an active e-mail account and Internet access as of the beginning of the Sweepstakes period. Entrants under the age of 18... read more

Why Join Smoking Meat Forums?

SmokingMeatForums.com has been helping folks learn how to smoke meat since 2004. With nearly a million posts and more than 50,000 members, we have become the premier source for all things related to smoking meat including other related topics such as sausage making, bacon making, smoker building, dutch oven cooking and even gardening.   Join Today!   Questions are Answered Fast! That's right! When you ask a question here at SMF, generally they are answered very quickly and sometimes this can mean the difference between doing the right thing and making a huge... read more

Groups Guidelines

About Social Groups Social groups allow forum members to create "clubs" to discuss topics of shared interest.  It gives members with similar interests a place to gather and share information in smaller groups.   Each group has its own dedicated group page.  The page includes a list of members in the group, a description, a dedicated forum, and a gallery.  All content in all Social Groups is publicly visible, but only group members may contribute content and participate.     Social Groups Rules The rules for the groups are the same as the rest of the site:... read more

Following And Followers

What is Following? Following is like subscribing to another member; you'll receive notifications of their activity in public areas.   How do I follow another member? To follow a member, visit their profile page and click the "Follow Member" link under their avatar. You will be able to "unfollow" someone in the same place.   What will I be notified about? When following another member, you'll be notified about many of the same things that appear in their activity feed: replying to threads, writing reviews, and other actions they take around the... read more

Buy Sell Trade Rules

The official rules for this area are being composed and will be available shortly. In the meantime a few general guidelines:   This is not for commercial use If you have something you would like to buy, sell or trade, list it If you are a commercial business and would like to advertise your product on this site, send an email to advertise@smokingmeatforums.com Be courteous If you agree to a deal, keep your end of the deal If you are not sure about something, just ask a mod or admin and we will do our best to get you an answer. read more

SMF Acronyms & Definitions

I have had several request for a list of them. Below you will find what we have. If there is anything else that needs to be added please let me know.   Acronym Definition 2-2-1 Method of Smoking Baby Backs - 2 hours smoked - 2 hours wrapped - 1 final hour unwrapped 3-2-1 Method of Smoking Spare Ribs - 3 hours smoked - 2 hours wrapped - 1 final hour unwrapped 5 Day eCourse A 5 day email course on how to smoke meat ABT  Atomic Buffalo Turd - A stuffed smoked jalepeno... read more

Advertise

  advertise@smokingmeatforums.com   Brand advocates are created through support of Smoking Meat Forums' niche communities. Smoking Meat Forums' communities are where enthusiasts gather to discuss brands and products. Supporting brands are appreciated by these communities. Many of these members will naturally become your biggest fans. Fans of your brand influence others within the community and everywhere else: on and... read more

User Guidelines

SmokingMeatForums.com (SMF) is a place for members to ask questions, share their experiences, and help each other learn while making new friends. We've got a huge community, so in order to manage such a large group of diverse people we must enforce certain standards and rules. Underlying these rules is the fact that SMF is a place where people of different backgrounds and ideas can all feel comfortable participating around their same interest.   Be friendly and courteous to all SMF members. Be respectful to the moderating/admin staff members.   Be nice to newbies... read more

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