I've been a long time lurker as well as a long time smoker. Decided I may throw out a few ideas as well as ask for a few ideas. Glad to see a site like this!!!
Welcome to the forums, Travis! Glad you joined us. You've found a great place to learn and share ideas on our favorite pastime...Smoking and Grilling great food! Lots of friendly and knowledge folks here who really enjoy helping one another. Just ask when you need help and you'll get plenty.
to SMF! We are so glad you decided to join us!
Jeff offers a free 5-day E-Course and its packed full of great information no matter what your experience level might be! http://www.smoking-meat.com/smoking-basics-ecourse
If you didn't read the "Terms of Service" notes.....please do. There are a few things that everyone should know about those pesky little rules before plunging into the forums. http://www.smokingmeatforums.com/a/terms-of-service
If you need any help roaming around the forums....just holler! Happy to help out!
to the SMF, the best BBQ site on the web. Whatever you need to know about the fine art of BBQ you can find it right here, from recipes to technical knowledge.
One thing you need to know about us is that we like to see pictures of your creations and your gear. We call it Q-View and its basically the !!!
So, don't just talk about your food, show it! Otherwise you may get a gentle reminder, like this...
Good Luck and Get Smokin'