Hello from Israel

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by avz, Mar 13, 2010.

  1. avz

    avz Fire Starter

    Hi smokers
    I do not smell of smoke yet, despite the fact that I'm anxious for it. I must say that the thing of smoking is much less popular here in Israel that it is in the USA but the interest is increasing. I'm not even a begginer yet because I'm only starting to build my first smoker, so you may say that i'm in my "embryonic stage" and here is where I would like to have your help. I'm sure that members of this forum have built a (vertical?) drum smoker and they experienced the use of it and know well how good they work, and that is what I would like to ask for, a sketch/plan/pics of a self built ans proven smoker. I know that I can find and download it from the web, but I would like to have it from a person that knows what its worth, so if you are willing to help me on that, it will be great! let me point out that I have both the skills and the tools to carry out the task.
  2. Welcome! I am also new to smoking, however there are many people here that can help answer your questions.

    I visited Israel last March and had a wonderful experience. Your country is beautiful and historic.

  3. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

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  4. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF. Glad you joined us.
  5. chef jeff tx

    chef jeff tx Smoking Fanatic

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    Plenty of great info on the assorted build forums here, just pick your intended fuel and you'll have as much if not more info then you need and folks to walk you through it.

    My wife was just over in Tel Aviv 2 weeks ago for business and informs me your country is now on our short list of places to visit so get that pit up and running cause I'm always jonesin' for BBQ when I travel. :)
  6. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome avz, amazing how many members from so many places we have here.
    You may be the first from Israel to join up.

    For plans for building a smoker I would suggest starting a new thread and ask in the title for some plans or help on the build and then explain a bit about what you want in the thread, you're likely to get more views and help if you post the question separately.
  7. desertlites

    desertlites Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    welcome to the forum-alot of us use a UDS,look in the smoker builds thread under uds's theres plenty of good ideas in there.They do make a great smoker.
  8. avz

    avz Fire Starter

    Thanks for the warm greetings. It seems that you people are as warm hearted as the fire you use. thanks again. Cheff Jeff and all the others - you more than welcomed.
  9. glenn t

    glenn t Fire Starter

    Boker tov!
  10. denver dave

    denver dave Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the forum. You are gonna like it here. I have no suggestions on the smoker build but someone will come along to help.
  11. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

  12. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. I'm sure you'll have some good feedback on this thread. Good luck on your build. It's all good my friend.
  13. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome AVZ!
  14. avz

    avz Fire Starter

    I'm really touched by the warm welcome greetings. It must be a fine forum, since the members are fine people. I already consider it as a "home away from home".
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    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member


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  16. caveman

    caveman Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Welcome AVZ. You will be going in no time with the wealth of information here. Good luck & happy smoking!!
  17. chainsaw

    chainsaw Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome aboard, you are indeed home. This is the only site I visit much, lots of good things here!
  18. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    Welcome to the SMF, We are glad to have you onboard
  19. billbo

    billbo Master of the Pit OTBS Member

  20. deltadude

    deltadude Master of the Pit OTBS Member


    You have gone and done it now! Stumbled into a whole nest of grazed smokers. Next thing you know you will be getting funny looks from your family while you snap pics of the excellent Q you just smoked.


    If BBQ is not a big thing in Israel, you have a unique business opportunity. You can start out as a hobby and learn the basics, fly to the USA and visit some authentic BBQ spots, and import that to your country.

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