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Discussion in 'Charcoal Smokers' started by va_connoisseur, Sep 17, 2008.

  1. Just got off the phone with a guy selling up to 7 barrels with tops for $10 a piece. Here's the catch (ain't there always one)...

    they contained "aluminum fiber roof coating". Can that stuff be burned out?

    Thanks in advance
  2. bbq bubba

    bbq bubba Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Was the coating in a bag or just poured in the drum?

    Might want to keep looking.

    I've burned some strange things out of a drum but don't see that going very well....[​IMG]
  3. capt dan

    capt dan Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    gives a deeper smoke ring though!
  4. 1894

    1894 Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

  5. bbq bubba

    bbq bubba Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Well, at lest keep it from leaking.....[​IMG]
  6. richtee

    richtee Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Hmmm most anything can be I suppose... but that'll be one NASSSTY cloud, and I bet alot of tough ash/residue to remove after.
  7. bbq bubba

    bbq bubba Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    My thoughts exactly, you MAY be able to clean it out, but will kill the neighbors in the process!
  8. div

    div Smoking Fanatic

    Got mine from a bakery...only ever had veg oil in it....since I pass alot of food out dont think id try something like that
  9. chef_boy812

    chef_boy812 Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    This is where Guvna Got his barrel, alittle pricey but clean and nice.

    Guvna and I are in Alington/alexandria areas where are you at?
  10. I'm down in Woodbridge by Potomac Mills Mall. G and I were talking the past few days. I was thinking their barrels were galvy but if they are not, I will have to roll up there and pick up a couple.
  11. jerrykr

    jerrykr Meat Mopper

    Why take any chances?

    Buy a new clean one with no liner and a removable lid.

    My .02 after weed burning out a food grade barrel.

    -=- Jerry -=-
  12. crusty ol salt

    crusty ol salt Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    That may not be a bad idea with some neighbors[​IMG] I have a couple who dont understand tbs and need conversion.
  13. guvna

    guvna Smoking Fanatic

    i just bought a house in centreville yesterday!!! btw, i was going to pick up a drum from novebarrel today but i never got around to it. so, as it stands, i'm drumless...

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