Smoking in Thailand, maybe...

Discussion in 'Brick Smokers' started by thaihillbilly, Jul 21, 2016.

  1. thaihillbilly

    thaihillbilly Newbie

    Recently built this smoker in the middle of nowhere close to Central Thailand. Been here for years but just now got around to building one. As you can see the metal work is not done yet.


    Looking at the firebox.


    Trying to collect wood to smoke is a pain in the butt. You ain't in Kansas any more Dorothy...

    Any suggestions on my project?
     
  2. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    That's a great looking build!

    Very nice!

    Al
     
  3. thaihillbilly

    thaihillbilly Newbie

    Thanks, but the question remains. Will it work?
     
  4. rabbithutch

    rabbithutch Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Try it and let us know!

    Hang a piece of plywood over the opening to the smoke chamber and fire her up with a yardbird in the CC.

    Great looking build. While you might have a period of adjustment (but don't all good marriages?) to learn its eccentricities as most of us do with our smokers, I think you're gonna really enjoy it.
     
  5. wes w

    wes w Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Looks awesome!!   Be sure to let your masonry cure out before you fire it up to full temp.  ( 30-45 days)

    Looking forward to see in in action!! 
     
  6. thaihillbilly

    thaihillbilly Newbie

    Still haven't tried it out yet as this is Thailand...

    The metal worker was to have been here over a week ago plus the rainy season has set in.
     
  7. thaihillbilly

    thaihillbilly Newbie

    Still not 100% but decided to go ahead. The problem now is most of the wood around here is wet do to the rainy season.

     
  8. thaihillbilly

    thaihillbilly Newbie


    And we have a winner. Sorta. Need to work on the soaking sauce.
     
  9. wes w

    wes w Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Love you build!!!

    Looking good man!  Congrats on a job well done sir!
     

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