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Brinkmann 810-5000-0 All-In-One Outdoor Cooker, Black Reviews

joeeichholz123

brinkman propane smoker

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Pros: looks nice

Cons: not a real smoker. temp guage way off

bought the brinkman, easy to put together, seasoned as per instructions, couldnt regulate temperature, temp at its lowest was 275 deg.  called brinkman about it. they said that this is the way all their gas smokers are?   this aint smoken its incinerating!!!  took it back to home depot,  building my own.  you get what you pay for
pschaf

First smoker, great price and quality

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Pros: Propane fuel, able to control heat easily, nice size

Cons: Flame can go out on a windy day, temp gauge is rather rudimentary

This is my first smoker, as recommended by a friend at work.  He's owned several of these and always had much success with this model.   I like the fact that basically it is a propane burner that sits atop a metal drum.  There are two racks inside above a water pan.  You can remove the top section and use it for charcoal but I have not done this.  Also the burner and rack can be used for a boil - like crab or lobster, or even as a turkey fryer if you have a very large pot.   I have easily fit several racks of ribs, or a turkey, or two large pork butts.     The temp gauge just shows warm / ideal / hot - which isn't very useful.  ...
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