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all put together.jpgpainted purple barrel.jpgfront view of smoker.jpgleft side of smoker.jpgburnt barrel.jpgplain steel 55 gallon barrel.jpgA guy at work told me about UDSers and it caught my interest... I have access to 55 gallon drums...  So I thought what the heck lets give it a try...here are some pics of the 1st and 2nd one i made and I love them they are right up alley of fun and price level!!!!

post #2 of 10

ikester, morning........ Nice drum.... I take it you are from Minnesota ?? And a Vikings Fan at that...   biggrin.gif

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nhl decal finished.jpgsitting with his buddy.jpgpainted with the brackets on there.jpgwild decal.jpg2ND SMOKER!!burning out new smoker.jpgfabricating legs to smoker.jpgfabricating brackets for strength.jpg

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oh you guess correct Dave!!!  I have been having fun making these smokers I am allmost thinkiong of making them and seeling them!!!

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I am going to be going out soon to fire one of them up i have a rack of ribs, a small brisket and a small pork loin to put on there for today....   I only get time to smoke on the weekends so I have to make sure they are full...12 pound turkey.jpgthis was last weekends smoke on one of the smokers it was so big i had to use both of them i couldnt get the 2nd grate in the smoker with this big boy in there,,,

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I'm loving the MN theme drums. I have been thinking about painting mine up with a theme as well but just haven't gotten around to it.

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yeah just make sure ya get some hi temp paint...

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not to sound like a geek..but the vikings one has an "R2D2" lean to it..you should totally make a star wars themed smoker..

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icon14.gif looks great
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This would be a very cool idea, seeing R2 w/ thin blue smoke pouring out of his lid!
 

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Originally Posted by Tirrin View Post

not to sound like a geek..but the vikings one has an "R2D2" lean to it..you should totally make a star wars themed smoker..



 

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