Tailgating UDS build w/ qview!

Discussion in 'UDS Builds' started by grizandizz, Feb 7, 2010.

  1. grizandizz

    grizandizz Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    So my buddy Chris and I decided we wanted to build ourselves a couple of UDS smokers that we could use for tailgating. Even though our teams suck right now we figured supporting our teams by smoking some great meals couldn't hurt!
    We finished the first one yesterday and christened it with a smoke of beer can chickens and turkey legs.
    Here is Chris's Denver Bronco UDS build.










    This turned out to be a really fun project and we want to thank DDave, Tip, Solaryellow, Donnylove and many others for all their advise! Mine should be finished next weekend and will post pics then.
     
  2. billm75

    billm75 Smoke Blower

    If only it were a Redskins theme, I could definitely love this thing. Great looking build though, I bet it was a lot of fun.
     
  3. When you inviting us fellow Coloradians to a tailgate party?
    Looks great!!!!
     
  4. smokemaster

    smokemaster Smoke Blower

    Fine looking UDS! How are the stickers holding up to the heat?
     
  5. grizandizz

    grizandizz Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    The vinyl work is attached to heavy duty sheet magnets and they held up great, we smoked the birds at 300-325 and had no issues.
     
  6. grizandizz

    grizandizz Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Soon!
    My build is a Colorado Buffaloes smoker and I will be taking it to the spring game in April.
     
  7. rdknb

    rdknb Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    LOL yep a Redskins theme would be better, Great looking UDS
     
  8. jamminjimi

    jamminjimi Meat Mopper

    Love the drum. The Broncos on the other hand we'll see.
     
  9. fourthwind

    fourthwind Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    We should get our Colorado guys from this forum together for a smoke. Call it "operation torture the neighborhood"

    great looking build guys!
     
  10. acemakr

    acemakr Smoking Fanatic

    Your creativity rocks.
    [​IMG]
     
  11. rbranstner

    rbranstner Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Man that looks awesome you did a great job on the team theme. What kind of paint did you end up using? Hightemp????
     
  12. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    [​IMG]Thats a great looking UDS! Welcome to the club![​IMG]
     
  13. grizandizz

    grizandizz Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    We went with Duplicolor High Heat Engine paint (per DDave) ford blue and chevy orange along with 2 coats of clear coat.
     
  14. slim

    slim Meat Mopper

    that looks amazing....i plan on doing one like it but with a UK theme
     
  15. buffalosmoke

    buffalosmoke Meat Mopper

    NH
    Looks great! I need to dress mine up a bit now.
     
  16. buffalosmoke

    buffalosmoke Meat Mopper

    NH
    UK....is that going to be some kind of British theme? [​IMG]
     
  17. shooterrick

    shooterrick Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I am interested in the casters I think I saw. What did ya use and how heavy. How were they mounted and how many? thanks.
     
  18. denver dave

    denver dave Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Way to go. Love the paint job and the team. Barrel man would be proud. Would like to see the CSU paint job.
     
  19. Very nice.I like the wire wheel ,that will get the job done in a hurry.I sure when the neighbors see that they'll want one too.When they look at that tricked out then everyone wants one. [​IMG] Bill
     
  20. grizandizz

    grizandizz Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    The casters are 3" swivels casters with locks. We cut a circle out of 3/4" MDF, attached the casters then screwed through the barrel to attach the MDF disc. I don't have a picture of that today but I will PM you one this week.
     

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